July 11, 2017: UN, DFAT, OSFI add Jamaat-ul-Ahrar to terror sanctions

Yesterday, Australian and Canadian officials added the following entity: 

QDe.152 Name: JAMAAT-UL-AHRAR (JuA)
Name (original script): جماعت ال احرار
A.k.a.: a) Jamaat-e-Ahrar b) Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan Jamaat ul Ahrar F.k.a.: Ahrar-ul-Hind Address: a) Lalpura, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan and Afghanistan-Pakistan border region (since Jun. 2015) b) Mohmand Agency, Pakistan (as at Aug. 2014) Listed on: 6 July 2017 Other information: Splinter group of the Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan (QDe.132). Associated with Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, listed as Al-Qaida in Iraq (QDe.115). Formed in Aug. 2014 in Mohmand Agency, Pakistan. Operates from Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan and Pakistan-Afghanistan border region. Banned in Pakistan on 21 Nov. 2016.

to its Consolidated List, after its addition by the United Nations ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee.

Links:

OSFI Notice

UN Notice PDF (DFAT), HTML (OSFI)

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