August 22, 2014
Counter Terrorism Designations
Treasury has announced it has imposed sanctions on two key financiers of the al-Qaida-linked terrorist organization Al Nusrah Front (ANF) and al-Qaida, in support of United National Security Council Resolution 2170 (UNSCR 2170), adopted on August 15, 2014.
As a result of this designation, any assets these individuals may have under U.S. jurisdiction are frozen, and U.S. persons are generally prohibited from doing business with them. Under the U.N. resolution, they have also been added to the al-Qaida sanctions list and are subject to the associated international sanctions and travel ban.
The following individuals have been added to OFAC's SDN List:
AL-'ALI, Hamid Hamad Hamid (a.k.a. AL-'ALI, Hamad Hamid; a.k.a. AL-'ALI, Hamid Hamad; a.k.a. "ABU SULTAN"); DOB 17 Nov 1960; POB Qatar; nationality Kuwait; Passport 001714467 (Kuwait); alt. Passport 101505554 (individual) [SDGT].
AL-SHARIKH, Abdul Mohsen Abdullah Ibrahim (a.k.a. AL CHAREKH, Abdul Mohsen Abdallah Ibrahim; a.k.a. AL-NAJDI, Abd-al-Latif; a.k.a. AL-NASR, Sanafi; a.k.a. ALSHAREKH, Abdul Mohsen Abdullah Ibrahim; a.k.a. AL-SHARIKH, Abd-al-Muhsin Abdallah; a.k.a. "KARIMI, Ali"); DOB 12 Jul 1985; alt. DOB 13 Jul 1985; alt. DOB 07 Dec 1985; POB Shagraa, Saudi Arabia; nationality Saudi Arabia; Passport G895402; National ID No. 1050433349 (Saudi Arabia) (individual) [SDGT].