ISIL (Da’esh), Al-Qaida, & Associated Individuals Added To Security Council Sanctions List

On 15 October 2018, the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999), 1989 (2011) and 2253 (2015) concerning ISIL (Da’esh), Al-Qaida, and associated individuals, groups, undertakings and entities approved the addition of the entry specified below to its ISIL (Da’esh) and 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 2368 (2017), and adopted under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations.

  1. Individuals

QDi.419 Name: 1: ANJEM 2: CHOUDARY 3: na 4: na
Title: na Designation: na DOB: 18 Jan. 1967 POB: Welling, London, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Good quality a.k.a.: na Low quality a.k.a.: Abu Luqman Nationality: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Passport no: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland number 516384722, issued on 6 May 2013 (issued by Passport Office Glasgow, expires 06 Jun. 2023) National identification no: na Address: Frankland Prison, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Listed on: 15 Oct. 2018 Other information: Pledged allegiance to Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), listed as Al-Qaida in Iraq (QDe.115) in July 2014. Imprisoned in the United Kingdom in September 2014 with a tentative release in October 2018.

INTERPOL-UN Security Council Special Notice web link:  https://www.interpol.int/en/notice/search/un/xxxx

In accordance with paragraph 55 of resolution 2368 (2017), the Committee has made accessible on its website the narrative summary of reasons for listing of the above name, at the following URL:  https://www.un.org/sc/suborg/en/sanctions/1267/aq_sanctions_list/summaries.

The ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions List is updated regularly on the basis of relevant information provided by Member States and international and regional organizations.  An updated List is accessible on the ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee’s website at the following URL:  https://www.un.org/sc/suborg/en/sanctions/1267/aq_sanctions_list.

The Consolidated United Nations Security Council Sanctions List is also updated following all changes made to the ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions List.  An updated version of the Consolidated List is accessible via the following URL: https://www.un.org/sc/suborg/en/sanctions/un-sc-consolidated-list.

Please ensure that the entities to/ with whom you offer financial services or have business dealings, are not in the Consolidated Sanctions list as prohibited by sections 11 and 12 of the United Nations Financial Sanctions Act No. 6 of 2017.

If you suspect a match (whether potential or exact), please contact the VFIU (e-mail: vfiu@vanuatu.gov.vu ) immediately.

IMPORTANT: Geoffrey Gee & Partners does not and will not engage any of the individual(s) mentioned above or any individual or organization List as or any person, organizations listed on any  United Nations Sanctions List.