In accordance with paragraph 1 (b) of the Guidelines for the application of paragraphs 19 and 23 of resolution 1483 (2003), the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1518 (2003) concerning Iraq makes accessible a narrative summary of reasons for the listing for individuals and entities included in the sanctions list.
Sajida Khayrallah Tilfah was listed on 7 April 2004 in connection with the measures contained in paragraph 23 (b) of resolution 1483 (2003).
Sajida Khayrallah Tilfah was listed as “Wife of Saddam Hussein (listed). Sajida Khayrallah Tilfah is Saddam Hussein's first wife and cousin who bore him five children (he currently has at least six children), including Qusay Saddam Hussein and Uday Saddam Hussein, both of whom occupied senior positions in the former Iraqi regime. She is Saddam Hussein's only officially recognized wife (Saddam Hussein currently has at least two wives)”.