S/RES/2244 (2015)

Renews, until 15 November 2016, the partial lift of the arms embargo on Somalia, the humanitarian exemption to the assets freeze, and the maritime interdiction of charcoal and weapons or military equipment; affirms that the entry into Somali ports for temporary visits of vessels carrying arms and related materiel for defensive purposes does not amount to a delivery of such items in violation of the arms embargo on Somalia, provided that such items remain at all times aboard such vessels; requests the Committee to publish an implementation assistance notice summarising the arms embargo restrictions and exemptions; and extends the mandate of the Somalia and Eritrea Monitoring Group until 15 December 2016.

Resolution number: 
S/RES/2244 (2015)
Resolution Date: 
23 October 2015