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    SC/8631
    8 February 2006

    Security Council Committee Concerning Côte d'Ivoire Issues List of Individuals Subject to Measures Imposed by Resolution 1572 (2004)

    NEW YORK, 7 February (UN Headquarters) -- The Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1572 (2004) concerning Côte d'Ivoire, today, 7 February 2006, approved the following list of individuals subject to the measures imposed by paragraphs 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004) and renewed by paragraph 1 of resolution 1643 (2005).

    Paragraphs 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004) read as follows:

    "The Security Council ...

    "9.  Decides that all States shall take the necessary measures, for a period of 12 months, to prevent entry into or transit through their territories of all persons designated by the Committee established by paragraph 14 below, who constitute a threat to the peace and national reconciliation process in Côte d'Ivoire, in particular those who block the implementation of the Linas-Marcoussis and Accra III Agreements, any other person determined as responsible for serious violations of human rights and international humanitarian law in Côte d'Ivoire on the basis of relevant information, any other person who incites publicly hatred and violence, and any other person determined by the Committee to be in violation of measures imposed by paragraph 7 above, provided that nothing in this paragraph shall oblige a State to refuse entry into its own territory to its own nationals;

    ...

    "11.  Decides that all States shall for the same period of 12 months, freeze immediately the funds, other financial assets and economic resources which are on their territories at the date of adoption of this resolution or at any time thereafter, owned or controlled directly or indirectly by any persons designated pursuant to paragraph 9 above by the Committee established by paragraph 14 below, or that are held by entities owned or controlled directly or indirectly by any persons acting on their behalf or at their direction, as designated by the Committee, and decides further that all States shall ensure that any funds, financial assets or economic resources are prevented from being made available by their nationals or by any persons within their territories, to or for the benefit or such persons or entities;"

    Paragraphs 10 and 12 of resolution 1572 (2004) set out exemptions to the measures imposed by paragraphs 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004).

    The list is reproduced in full below.  The latest version of the list can also be accessed on the internet at the following URL:  http://www.un.org/Docs/sc/committees/CITemplate.htm .

    LAST NAME

    FIRST NAME

    ALIAS

    DATE OF BIRTH/PLACE OF BIRTH/

    NATIONALITY

    PASSPORT/

    IDENTIFYING INFORMATION

    DESIGNATION/

    JUSTIFICATION

    BLÉ GOUDÉ

    Charles

     

    01.01.1972

    Ivorian

    PD. AE/088 DH 12

    Leader of COJEP ("Young Patriots"), repeated public statements advocating violence against  United Nations installations and personnel, and against foreigners; direction of and participation in acts of violence by street militias, including beatings, rapes and extrajudicial killings; intimidation of the United Nations, the International Working Group (IWG), the political opposition and independent press; sabotage of international radio stations; obstacle to the action of the IWG, the United Nations Operation in Côte d'Ivoire, (UNOCI), the French Forces and to the peace process as defined by resolution 1633 (2005) .

    DJUÉ

    Eugène Ngoran Kouadio

     

    20.12.1969 or 01.01.1966

    Ivorian

    No passport or I.D. in possession

    Repeated public statements advocating violence against United Nations installations and personnel, and against foreigners; direction of and participation in



     

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