5 February 2013

Algeria: Security Council Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee Adds Djamel Akkacha to Its Sanctions List


On 5 February 2013, the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1989 (2011) approved the addition of the entry specified below to its Al-Qaida Sanctions List of individuals and entities subject to the assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo set out in paragraph 1 of Security Council resolution 2083 (2012) adopted under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations.

A. Individuals associated with Al-Qaida

QI.A.313.13. Name: 1: DJAMEL 2: AKKACHA 3: na4: na

Title: na Designation: na DOB: 9 May 1978 POB: Rouiba, Algiers, Algeria Good quality a.k.a.: a) Yahia Abou el Hoummam b) Yahia Abou el Hammam Low quality a.k.a.: na Nationality: Algerian Passport no.: na National identification no.: na Address: Mali Listed on: 5 February 2013 Other information: Father's name is Slimane. Mother's name is Akrouf Khadidja. Coordinator of groups associated with The Organisation of Al-Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb (QE.T.14.01.) in northern Mali.

In accordance with paragraph 17 of resolution 2083 (2012), the Committee has made accessible on its website the narrative summary of reasons for listing of the above name, at the following URL: http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1267/NSQI31313E.shtml.

The Committee's Al-Qaida Sanctions List is updated regularly on the basis of relevant information provided by Member States and international and regional organizations. This is the second update of the List in 2013. An updated List is accessible on the Committee's website at the following URL: http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1267/aq_sanctions_list.shtml.

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