SECURITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE ON LIBERIA UPDATES INFORMATION ON TRAVEL BAN LIST

23 December 2008
SC/9558

SECURITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE ON LIBERIA UPDATES INFORMATION ON TRAVEL BAN LIST

23 December 2008
Security Council
SC/9558
Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

SECURITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE ON LIBERIA UPDATES INFORMATION ON TRAVEL BAN LIST


The Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1521 (2003) concerning Liberia today decided to update the information concerning Mr. D. Benjamin Taylor (Jr.) on its list of individuals subject to the travel restrictions first imposed by paragraph 4 (a) of resolution 1521 (2003) (the travel ban list).  The additional information is shown in underline in the table below.


LAST NAME

FIRST NAME

ALIAS

DATE OF BIRTH/PLACE OF BIRTH

DESIGNATION/

JUSTIFICATION

TAYLOR


D. Benjamin, (Jr.)


Darlington J. TOWAH


Nationality:

Liberia


Director of Passports and Visas at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Liberia. MODEL’s former Chief of Staff.  He has engaged in activities that threaten to cause instability in Liberia, derail the peace process and unravel the Comprehensive Peace Agreement.

The latest versions of the travel ban and assets freeze lists are available on the Committee’s website: http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1521/index.shtml.


The Committee will continue to update the list on a regular basis.


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