Last Updated: July 8, 2024

James Koang Chual

Aliases

Koang Chuol Ranley; James Koang Chol; James Koang Chol Ranley; James Koang CHUOL

Position

Appointed commander of the Sudan People's Liberation Army in Opposition (SPLAIO) Special Division in December 2014\nKoang defected from his position as the Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) Fourth Division commander in December 2013

Nationality

Sudan

Reg. ID

R00012098 (passport-National passport) (SOUTH SUDAN)

Linked to

http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32017R0402&from=EN

Official reason

Appointed commander of the Sudan People's Liberation Army in Opposition (SPLAIO) Special Division in December 2014. His forces have been engaged in attacks against civilians. In February 2014, forces under his command attacked United Nations camps, hospitals, churches, and schools, engaging in widespread rape, torture, and the destruction of proper...

Other Information

(Date of UN designation: 2015-07-01)

Date of listing

2017-03-09

Program information

Authority

EU

Program

Restrictive measures in view of the situation in South Sudan

Regime

UN, EU country specific

Target State

South Sudan

Measures

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 Annex I and II of Council Decision (CFSP) 2015/740.

Official Information

The Council of the EU first adopted restrictive measures in relation to South Sudan on 10 July 2014, after the outbreak of a destructive conflict between the Government of South Sudan and opposition forces in December 2013. Alarmed by the seriousness of the situation, the Council of the EU adopted restrictive measures in relation to persons who obs...

Program URL

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02015D0740-20230404