6 March 2017

Security Council Committee Concerning Sudan Updates Implementation Assistance Notice #1 on Travel Ban

On 6 March 2017, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1591 (2005) concerning the Sudan updated its Implementation Assistance Notice No. 1 on the travel ban measure, with the addition of the following paragraph under the section entitled “Reporting of non-compliance with the travel ban”:

Reporting of non-compliance with the travel ban


12.  Upon discovery of cases in which designated individuals are found present on or transiting through their territory, and such cases do not fall under the categories of exceptions or exemptions, the Committee encourages Member States to promptly report such non-compliance of the travel ban to the Committee.

The full text of the Implementation Assistance Notice is accessible on the Committee’s website at the following URL:

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