11 September 2013
Security Council

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

Security Council Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee Deletes


Mufti Rashid Ahmad Ladehyanoy from Its Sanctions List


On 11 September 2013, the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1989 (2011) approved the deletion (delisting) of the entry specified below from the Al-Qaida Sanctions List.  The assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo set out in paragraph 1 of Security Council resolution 2083 (2012) therefore no longer apply to the following entry:

A. Individuals associated with Al-Qaida

Title: na Designation: na DOB: na  POB: na  Good quality a.k.a.: a) Ludhianvi, Mufti Rashid Ahmad b) Armad, Mufti Rasheed c) Wadehyanoy, Mufti Rashid Ahmad  Low quality a.k.a.: na  Nationality: Pakistani  Passport no.: na  National identification no.: na  Address: na  Listed on: 17 Oct. 2001 (amended on 16 May 2011)  Other information: Founder of Al-Rashid Trust (QE.A.5.01).  Reportedly deceased in Pakistan on 18 Feb. 2002.  Review pursuant to Security Council resolution 1822 (2008) was concluded on 29 Jul. 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 delisting may be found on the Committee’s website at http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1267/delisting.shtml.

The Committee’s 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 twenty-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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