Last Updated: June 9, 2024

Wilayat al-Yemen, Province of Yemen


ISIS in Yemen; ISIL in Yemen; Islamic State in Yemen; Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant of Yemen; الدولة الإسلامية في العراق والشام - اليمن; ISLAMIC STATE IN IRAQ AND THE LEVANT - YEMEN

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Formed in November 2014 upon acceptance of oaths of allegiance by Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, listed as Ibrahim Awwad Ibrahim Ali Al-Badri Al-Samarrai (QDi.299). Associated with Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, listed as Al-Qaida in Iraq (QDe.115).

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Restrictive measures with respect to ISIL (Da'esh) and Al-Qaida


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ISIL/Daesh & Al-Qaida


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

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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. - It is prohibited to grant claims to the persons or entities listed in Council Regulation (EU) 2016/1686. - Member States shall enforce travel restrictions on persons listed in the Annex of C...

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The UN Security Council has introduced two separate restrictive measures regimes to combat terrorism. On 15 October 1999, restrictive measures were introduced in relation to the Taliban through UN Security Council Resolution 1267 (1999). On 16 January 2002, the measures were extended to cover the Al-Qaida organization and other individuals, groups,...

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