Last Updated: November 26, 2023
Gaston Hughes Ilunga Kampete; Ilunga KAMPETE
Commander of the Republican Guard (GR) until April 2020. Since July 2020, he has been a high-ranking soldier, as a Lieutenant General in the Congolese Armed Forces (FARDC) and Commander of the Kitona military base in the province of Kongo Central.
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
69, avenue Nyangwile, Kinsuka Mimosas, Kinshasa/Ngaliema, Congo, Democratic Republic of the
1-64-86-22311-29 (other-Other identification number) (Military ID number)
As Commander of the Republican Guard (GR) until April 2020, Ilunga Kampete was responsible for the GR units deployed on the ground and involved in the disproportionate use of force and violent repression in September 2016 in Kinshasa. He was also responsible for the repression and infringement of human rights committed by GR agents, such as the vi...
(Date of UN designation: 2016-12-12)
Date of listing
Restrictive measures in view of the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
UN, EU country specific
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Prohibition to satisfy claims, Restrictions on admission
- All assets of the listed persons and entities should be frozen. It is also prohibited to make any funds or assets directly or indirectly available to them. - It is prohibited to satisfy claims made by the persons listed in Council Regulation (EC) No 1183/2005 in connection with any contract or transaction the performance of which has been affecte...
On 7 April 1993 the EU decided to impose an arms embargo on Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of Congo, the DRC). On 28 July 2003, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 1493 (2003) imposing an arms embargo against the DRC. On 18 April 2005, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 1596 (2005) imposing also targeted restrictive measures. On...