Last Updated: June 9, 2024

Avrasya Shipping


Liman Mh. Gezi Cd. No:22/3, İlkadım, Samsun, Türkiye, WEB[] PHONE[+90 549 720 1748] EMAIL[]

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Official reason

Avrasya Shipping is a maritime company which operates a vessel called Cirkin found to have violated the arms embargo in Libya established in UNSCR 1970 (2011) and transposed in Article 1 of Decision (CFSP) 2015/1333. In particular, the Cirkin has been linked to transports of military material to Libya in May and June 2020.

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(Date of UN designation: 2020-09-21)

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Restrictive measures in view of the situation in Libya


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Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission

Sanctions Portfolio

- 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. - Member States shall enforce travel restrictions on persons listed in the Annex I of Council Decision (CFSP) 2015/1333.

Official Information

In view of the seriousness of the situation in Libya, on 26 February 2011 the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 1970 (2011), introducing restrictive measures in relation to persons and entities involved in serious human rights abuses against persons in Libya. The Security Council has since adopted a number of other resolutions on Libya that ha...

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