November 22, 2018: SECO amends one South Sudan listing

On Thursday, Swiss authorities amended the following individual listing: 

SSID: 195-31518 Name: Gabriel Jok Riak Makol

Title: Lieutenant General DOB: 1 Jan 1966 POB: Bor, South Sudan Good quality a.k.a.: a) Gabriel Jok b) Jok Riak c) Jock Riak Address: a) Unity State, South Sudan b) Wau, Western Bahr El Ghazal, South Sudan Nationality: South Sudan Identification document: a) Passport No. D00008623, South Sudan b) ID card No. M6600000258472, South Sudan Justification: a) Former Sudan People’s Liberation Army’s (SPLA) Sector One Commander. b) Chief of Defence Forces Other information: a) Has commandedAppointed as Chief of Defence Forces on 2 May 2018. Commanded SPLA Sector One, which operates primarily within Unity State, since Jan 2013. In his position as the SPLA Sector One commander, he has expanded or extended the conflict in South Sudan through breaches of the Cessation of Hostilities Agreement. The SPLA is a South Sudanese military entity that has engaged in actions that have extended the conflict in South Sudan, including breaches of the Jan 2014 Cessation of Hostilities Agreement and the May 9, 2014 Agreement to Resolve the Crisis in South Sudan, which was a re-commitment to the CoHA and has obstructed the activities of IGAD’s Monitoring and Verification MechanismMechanism. INTERPOL-UN Security Council Special Notice available. b) Designation: Sudan People’s Liberation Army’s (SPLA) Sector One Commander. Modifications: Listed on 12 Aug 2015, amended on 21 Nov 2018

made under the South Sudan sanctions program. 

Links:

FINMA Notice

SECO data files of updates – PDFXML

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