19 December 2012
Security Council

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Security Council 1988 Committee Amends One Entry on Its Sanctions List


On 19 December 2012, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) enacted the amendments specified with strikethrough and underline in the entry below to its List (the 1988 List) of individuals and entities subject to the assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo set out in paragraph 1 of Security Council resolution 2082 (2012) adopted under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations.

A. Individuals associated with the Taliban

TI.H.45.01. Name: 1: ZABIHULLAH 2: HAMIDI ZAHID 3: na ABDUL MAJID 4: na
Name (original script):ذبیح الله حمیدیزاهد عبد المجید

Title: na Designation: Deputy Minister of Higher Education under the Taliban regime  DOB: 1958-1959  POB: Payeen Bagh village, Kahmard District, Bamyan Province, Afghanistan  Good quality a.k.a.: a) Taj Mir b) Zabihullah Hamidi (formerly listed as)  Low quality a.k.a.: na  Nationality: Afghan  Passport no.: na  National identification no.: na Afghan national identification card (tazkira) number 21792 Address: Dashti Shor area, Mazari Sharif, Balkh Province, Afghanistan  Listed on: 23 Feb. 2001 (amended on 3 Sep. 2003, 21 Sep. 2007, 29 Nov. 2011, 1 Jun. 2012)  Other information: Review pursuant to Security Council resolution 1822 (2008) was concluded on 23 Jul. 2010. Father’s name is Abdul Majid.

The Committee’s List is updated regularly on the basis of relevant information provided by Member States and international and regional organizations.  This is the seventeenth update of the List in 2012.  An updated List is accessible on the Committee’s website at the following URL: http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1988/list.shtml.

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