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    SC/8590
    20 December 2005

    Security Council Sanctions Committee Updates List of Individuals, Entities Subject to Measures Imposed by Security Council Resolution 1596 (2005)         

    NEW YORK, 19 December (UN Headquarters) -- On 14 December 2005, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1533 (2004) concerning the Democratic Republic of the Congo, approved additional information under "Date of Birth" and "Passport/Identifying Information" fields for the following individual, who is included on the list of individuals and entities subject to the measures imposed by paragraphs 13 and 15 of resolution 1596 (2005):  Dr. Ignace Murwanashyaka

    The latest version of the list can be accessed on the internet at the following URL:  http://www.un.org/Docs/sc/committees/DRC/1533_list.htm

    The Committee will continue to update the list on a regular basis.


    LAST NAME


    FIRST NAME


    ALIAS

    DATE OF BIRTH/ PLACE OF BIRTH

    PASSPORT/ IDENTIFYING INFORMATION

        DESIGNATION/
        JUSTIFICATION

    MURWANASHA-YAKA

    Dr Ignace

    Ignace

    Butera (Rwanda)

    14 May 1963

    Rwandan

    Resident in Germany

    International travel documents issued by German authorities in Mannheim, Germany:

    - No. A 0089711 (issued 27 Nov. 2001 and valid until 26 Nov. 2007)

    - No. A 0131463 (issued 12 June 2003 and valid until 26 Nov. 2007)

    President of FDLR, exercising influence over policies, and maintaining command and control over the activities of FDLR forces, one of the  armed groups and militias referred to in paragraph 20 of Res. 1493 (2004), involved in trafficking of arms, in violation of the arms embargo. 

     

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