Last Thursday, by dint of the United Nations and European Union Financial Sanctions (Linking) Regulations, Her Majesty’s Treasury added the following vessel:
Other Information: UN only. UN Ref Lye.005. IMO: 8706349. This designation is valid from 2 August to 2 November 2017 unless terminated earlier. Flag State: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. As of 26 July 2017 the vessel was located in international waters approx. 50 nautical miles southeast of Cyprus. Listed on: 03/08/2017 Last Updated: 03/08/2017 Group ID: 13520.
to its Libya sanctions program.
Notice that the sanction is only valid until November 2nd. Also, note that, unlike the UN sanction, which blocks the vessel from entering any member nation’s ports, the HMT sanction is an asset freeze.