Last Updated: February 25, 2024

Mahir Suleiman


Mahir Sulaiman; Maher Sulaiman; Maher Suleiman; يوسف عجيب


Doctor; Director of the Higher Institute for Applied Sciences and Technology


31983, Damascus, Syrian Arab Republic, (Higher Institute for Applied Sciences and Technology (HIAST))

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Director of the Higher Institute for Applied Sciences and Technology (HIAST), which provides training and support as part of the Syrian chemical weapons proliferation sector. Due to his senior position at the HIAST, which is an affiliate and subsidiary of the Scientific Studies and Research Centre (SSRC), he is associated with the HIAST and SSRC, b...

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(Date of UN designation: 2018-03-19)

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Restrictive measures against Syria


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

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- 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 2013/255/CFSP.

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On 27 May 2013, the Council of the EU adopted conclusions in which it condemned the violence and the continued widespread and systematic gross violations of human rights in Syria, the massacres committed by the Syrian armed forces and its militias, all instances of hostage taking of peacekeepers, and the atrocities committed by the Syrian regime. I...

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