This news release is issued in respect of the financial sanctions measures relating to Libya.
Annex V to Regulation (EU) No 2016/44 has been amended with effect from 15 May 2018, following the publication of Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 2018/711.
The Amending Regulation reflects the decisions made on 18 April 2018 and 29 April 2018 by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Committee established pursuant to Resolution 1970 (2011) to remove 2 vessels from the UN Libya list.
The following entries have been removed from the UK’s Consolidated List and are no longer subject to an asset freeze.
Other Information: UN and EU listing. UN Ref LYe.005. IMO: 8706349. This designation is valid from 2 August 2017 to 28 April 2018 unless terminated earlier. Flag State: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. As of 6 October 2017 the vessel was located in the territorial waters of Lebanon when it set sail heading West.
Listed on: 03/08/2017 Last Updated: [05/02/2018] 15/05/2018 Group ID: 13520.
Other Information: UN and EU listing. UN Ref LYe.004. IMO: 8900878. Formerly known as Capricorn. This designation is valid from 21 July 2017 to 17 April 2018 unless terminated earlier. Flag State: Palau. As of 19 January 2018, the vessel was located near the coast of Muscat, Oman outside its territorial waters.
Listed on: 25/07/2017 Last Updated: [12/02/2018] 15/05/2018 Group ID: 13519
Further details of the sanctions regime related to Libya and links to the UK’s Consolidated List of individuals and entities subject to other financial sanctions regimes may be found on the Customs and Excise pages of the Isle of Man Government website