Press Releases

    SC/7548
    28 October 2002

    1267 COMMITTEE ADDS NAME OF
    AN ENTITY TO ITS LIST

    NEW YORK, 25 October (UN Headquarters) -- On 25 October 2002, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1267 (1999) has added the following entity to its list (Al-Qaida section):

    Jemaah Islamiyah, the network in South-East Asia (a.k.a. Jema’ah Islamiyah; a.k.a. Jemaah Islamiya; a.k.a. Jemaah Islamiah; a.k.a. Jamaah Islamiyah; a.k.a. Jama’ah Islamiyah), founded by the late Abdullah Sungkar.

    The list is updated regularly, on the basis of relevant information provided by Member States and regional organizations. An updated list is available at the Committee’s Web site:


    http://www.un.org/Docs/sc/committees/1267/1267ListEng.htm

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