UN AMENDS 1 NAME TO ITS SOUTH SUDAN SANCTIONS LIST

On 21st November, the UN announced that the entry relating to JOK RIAK GABRIEL had been amended.  He was appointed as Chief of Defence Forces in May, and since January 2013, in his position as the SPLA Sector One commander, he has expanded or extended the conflict in South Sudan through breaches of the Cessation of Hostilities Agreement.  The SPLA is a South Sudanese military entity that has engaged in actions that have extended the conflict in South Sudan.

https://www.un.org/press/en/2018/sc13598.doc.htm

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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