In accordance with paragraph 14 of resolution 1844 (2008) and paragraph q of section 2 of the Committee guidelines, the Committee pursuant to resolution 751 (1992) concerning Somalia makes accessible a narrative summary of reasons for the listing for individuals, groups, undertakings and entities included on its 1844 Sanctions List.
Bashir Mohamed Mahamoud was listed on 12 April 2010 pursuant to paragraph 8 of resolution 1844 (2008).
Bashir Mohamed Mahamoud is a military commander of Al-Shabaab. MAHAMOUD was also one of approximately ten members on Al-Shabaab's leadership council as of late 2008. MAHAMOUD and an associate were in charge of the 10 June 2009 mortar attack against the Somali Transitional Federal Government in Mogadishu.