Tag Archives: EU sanctions against Syria

Syria: Salim Altoun and the Altoun Group added to the EU sanction list

As published today in the Official Journal of the European Union, the following persons and entities have been added to the EU sanction list: A. Individuals   1. Adib Mayaleh, born 1955, Daraa Adib Mayaleh is responsible for providing economic … Continue reading

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Syria: EU adds Syrian Minister of Defence General Ali Habib Mahmoud and four other to the sanction list

The following five Syrian nationals has by Council Implementing regulation 755/2011 been added to list of natural and legal persons, entities or bodies set out in Annex II to Regulation (EU) No 442/2011, i.e. their assets, in the EU, are … Continue reading

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Syria: EU sanctions against Bena Properties, Al Mashreq Investment Fund and Hamcho International and the three Iranian commanders of the Revolutionary Guard Corps

Today the European Union unveiled inthe latest sanctions against individuals and companies are involved violence against demonstrators or provide funding for the Syrian regime. The individuals and companies in the annex of Council regulation (EU) 611/2011 will be added to … Continue reading

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Syria: EU Foreign Affairs Council adopts sanctions against Bashar al-Assad and nine other in the regime

At the start of today’s meeting of EU:s Foreign Affairs Council Carl Bildt, the foreign minister of Sweden tweeted that “…we start with situation in North Africa and Middle East. Strong message on Syria necessary.” Carl Bildt is not known … Continue reading

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Israel: Nakba at Golan – walking with their eyes wide open into a Syrian trap?

Yesterday around 100 – 150 individuals crossed the fence separating Israeli occupied Golan and Syria. Israeli forces alerted to the possibility of a diversionary move by the Syrian regime on Nakba in the face of the ongoing uprising had taken … Continue reading

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Syria: The reactions says it all – the effectiveness of EU sanctions

On 10 May EU revealed the names of those Syrian nationals who are on the EU sanctions list, as they have been been identified by the Council as being persons responsible for the violent repression against the civilian population in … Continue reading

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