Last Updated: April 14, 2024

Général Ali Darassa

Aliases

Ali Darrassa; Ali Daras; Ali Mahamat Darassa; Ali Darassa Mahamat; Ali DARASSA

Position

Founder and leader of the Unité pour la Paix en Centrafrique (UPC)

DoB

1978-09-22

Reg. ID

10978000004482 (other-Other identification number) (National Identification No.)

Linked to

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv%3AOJ.LI.2022.005.01.0001.01.ENG&toc=OJ%3AL%3A2022%3A005I%3ATOC

Official reason

Ali Darassa was listed on 21 December 2021 pursuant to paragraph 20 and paragraph 21 (b) of resolution 2399 (2018), extended by resolution 2588 (2021), for engaging in or providing support for acts that undermine the peace, stability or security of the Central African Republic, including acts that threaten or impede the stabilization and reconcilia...

Other Information

Ali Darassa founded and still leads the Central African Republic (CAR)-based militia group Unité pour la Paix en Centrafrique (UPC), which has killed, tortured, raped, and displaced civilians, committed a large number of abuses of human rights and violations of international humanitarian law, and engaged in arms trafficking, illegal taxation activi...

Date of listing

2022-01-10

Program information

Authority

EU

Program

Restrictive measures in view of the situation in the Central African Republic

Regime

UN

Target State

Central African Republic

Measures

Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Prohibition to satisfy claims, 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; - It is prohibited to satisfy claims made by the persons listed in Council Regulation (EU) No 224/2014 in connection with any contract or transaction the performance of which has been affected...

Official Information

On 5 December 2013, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 2127 (2013), which imposes an arms embargo against the Central African Republic (CAR). The EU implemented this decision on 23 December 2013. On 28 January 2014, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 2134 (2014) imposing also targeted restrictive measures on persons or entities that...

Program URL

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02013D0798-20220110