UN, OFSI add Bin Laden’s son to counter terror sanctions

Under the auspices of the United Nations and European Union Financial Sanctions (Linking) Regulations 2017, today OFSI added:

BIN LADEN Hamza Usama Muhammad

DOB: 09/05/1989. Other Information: UN Ref QDi.421. Son of Usama bin Laden (deceased). Announced by Aiman Muhammed Rabi al-Zawahiri (QDi.006) as an official member of Al-Qaida (QDe.004). Has called for followers of Al-Qaida to commit terror attacks. Is seen as the most probable successor of al-Zawahiri. (Listing to be treated as temporary for 30 days from the date of listing by the UN or until the EU adds the new listing to an existing sanctions regulation (whichever is sooner) in accordance with Policing and Crime Act 2017). Listed on: 01/03/2019 Last Updated: 01/03/2019 Group ID: 13770.

to their Consolidated List under their ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida counter terrorism program.

Links:

OFSI Notice

UN Press Release

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