NARRATIVE SUMMARIES OF REASONS FOR LISTING
TI.W.82.01. ABDUL-HAQ WASSIQ
Abdul-Haq Wassiq was listed on 31 January 2001 as the Deputy Minister of Security (Intelligence) of the Taliban regime so falling within the provisions of resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1333 (2000) of the United Nations Security Council regarding acts and activities of the Taliban authorities.
Abdul-Haq Wassiq is allied with Gulbuddin Hekmatyar (QI.H.88.03). Under the Taliban regime, he held successive positions as local commander in Nimroz and Kandahar provinces. He then became Deputy Director General of Intelligence, reporting to Qari Ahmadullah (TI.A.81.01). In this function, he was in charge of handling relations with Al-Qaida-related foreign fighters and their training camps in Afghanistan. He was also known for his repressive methods against Taliban opponents in the South of Afghanistan.
Related listed individuals and entities:
Ahmadullah (TI.81.01), listed on 25 January 2001
Gulbuddin Hekmatyar (QI.H.88.03), listed on 20 February 2003