In accordance with Section 5 (g) of its Guidelines, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1970 (2011) concerning Libya makes accessible a narrative summary of reasons for the listing for individuals and entities included in the sanctions list.
Matuq was listed on 26 February 2011 pursuant to paragraph 15 of resolution 1970 and on 17 March 2011 pursuant to paragraph 17 of resolution 1970 as “Secretary for Utilities”.
Senior member of regime. Involvement with the Revolutionary Committees. Past history of involvement in suppression of dissent and violence.