January 9, 2013 by eric9to5
OFAC today issued a new General License under the Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferators Sanctions Regulations. It’s for the transactions relating to the arrest, detention and sale of another vessel – this one was stopped in Sri Lanka:
Today, OFAC is issuing General License No. 7 under the Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferators Sanctions Regulations, 31 C.F.R. Part 544, authorizing certain transactions related to the arrest, detention, and judicial sale of the MV Amina (f.k.a. Shere, a.k.a. Iran Tabas, IMO No. 9305192), which is a vessel on OFAC’s Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons list. The vessel is currently under arrest in Galle, Sri Lanka.
On a personal note, I see that Adam Szubin’s signature is as unreadable as mine