Last Updated: June 9, 2024

Rafael Ramón BLANCO MARRERO

Position

Division General of the Venezuelan \nBolivarian National Army since 5 July \n2019. Former deputy Director of the \nDirectorate-General of Military Counter-Intelligence (Dirección General de \nContrainteligencia Militar (DGCIM).

DoB

1968-02-28

Reg. ID

V-6250588 (other-Other identification number) (ID number)

Linked to

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv%3AOJ.L_.2021.400.01.0001.01.ENG&toc=OJ%3AL%3A2021%3A400%3ATOC

Official reason

Division General of the Venezuelan Bolivarian National Army since 5 July 2019. Former deputy Director of the Directorate-General of Military Counter-Intelligence (Dirección General de Contrainteligencia Militar (DGCIM)). Responsible for serious human rights violations, including torture, the use of excessive force and the mistreatment of detainees ...

Other Information

(Date of UN designation: 2019-09-27)

Date of listing

2021-11-12

Program information

Authority

EU

Program

Restrictive measures in view of the situation in Venezuela

Regime

EU country specific

Target State

Venezuela

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 prevent the entry into, or transit through their territories through, of persons listed in Annex I of Council Decision (CFSP) 2017/2074.

Official Information

On 13 November 2017 the Council of the EU adopted restrictive measures in view of the continuing deterioration of democracy, the rule of law and human rights in Venezuela. Travel restrictions and an asset freeze can be imposed in relation to those responsible for serious human rights violations or abuses or the repression of civil society and democ...

Program URL

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02017D2074-20221112