US: STATE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES REVOCATION OF 5 FOREIGN TERRORIST ORGANIZATIONS DESIGNATIONS AND 6 INDIVIDUALS FROM TERRORISM LISTS

On 21 May, Homeland Security Today reported that the State Department had announced the revocation of 5 Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO) designations under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) – Basque Fatherland and Liberty, Aum Shinrikyo, Mujahidin Shura Council in the Environs of Jerusalem, Kahane Chai, and Gama’a al-Islamiyya.  All 5 organizations will remain designated as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGT) entities under Executive Order 13224.  It also announcing the revocation of 6 now-deceased individuals as SDGT designated under Executive Order 13224: Abu al-Wardah, Mohad Moalim, Farah Mohamed Shirdon, Musa Abu Dawud, Aliaskhab Kebekov, and Ibrahim al-Rubaysh.

https://www.hstoday.us/subject-matter-areas/counterterrorism/state-department-announces-revocation-of-five-foreign-terrorist-organizations-designations/

https://www.state.gov/revocation-of-five-foreign-terrorist-organizations-designations-and-the-delisting-of-six-deceased-individuals-as-specially-designated-global-terrorists/

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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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