11 February 2013
Security Council

Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Security Council Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee Deletes One Individual from Its List


Decision Taken Following Review of Delisting

Request Submitted Through Office of the Ombudsperson

On 10 February 2013, the Security Council Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee decided to remove the name of the individual below from the Al-Qaida Sanctions List after concluding its consideration of a delisting request submitted through the Ombudsperson established pursuant to Security Council resolution 1904 (2009), and after considering the Comprehensive Report of the Ombudsperson on this delisting request.

Therefore, the assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo set out in paragraph 1 of Security Council resolution 2083 (2012) no longer apply to the name set out below.

Removed from Section A. Individuals associated with Al-Qaida

QI.A.179.04. Name: 1: SULIMAN 2: HAMD 3: SULEIMAN 4: AL-BUTHE
Name (original script):سليمان حمد سليمان البطحي
Title: na Designation: na DOB: 8 Dec. 1961  POB: Cairo, Egypt  Good quality a.k.a.: a) Soliman H.S. Al Buthi b) Sulayman Hamad Sulayman Al Batha  Low quality a.k.a.: na  Nationality: Saudi Arabian  Passport no.: a) Saudi Arabia passport number B049614   b) Saudi Arabia passport number C 536660, issued on 5 May 2001, expired on 11 Mar. 2006  National identification no.: na  Address: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  Listed on: 28 Sep. 2004 (amended on 23 Apr. 2007, 13 Dec. 2011)  Other information: General Director of the Environmental Health Department of the Municipality of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (as at Feb. 2010). Review pursuant to Security Council resolution 1822 (2008) was concluded on 25 May 2010. 

The names of individuals and entities removed from the Al-Qaida Sanctions List pursuant to a decision by the Committee may be found in the “Press Releases” section on the Committee’s website. Other information about de-listing may be found on the Committee’s website at http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1267/delisting.shtml.

The Al-Qaida Sanctions List is updated regularly on the basis of relevant information provided by Member States and international and regional organizations.  This is the third update of the List in 2013.  An updated List is accessible on the Committee’s website at the following URL:  http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1267/aq_sanctions_list.shtml.

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