22 July 2014
Security Council
SC/11487

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CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC SANCTIONS COMMITTEE DRAWS ATTENTION


TO recommendation IN PANEL OF EXPERTS INTERIM REPORT

 


On 21 July 2014, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 2127 (2013) concerning the Central African Republic drew attention to the recommendation contained in paragraph 113 (b) of the interim report of the Panel of Experts on the Central African Republic dated 1 July 2014 (document S/2014/452), which is available on the Committee’s website: http://www.un.org/sc/committees/2127/panelofexperts.shtml.


Paragraph 113 [page 26] The Panel recommends that:


“(b) The Committee urge all parties, including countries of the Central African region, INTERPOL and regional and subregional organizations, to enhance information-sharing and joint action to investigate and combat regional criminal networks involved in the illegal exploitation of and trade in natural resources, including wildlife and wildlife products.”


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