|Family name:||ABDUL AHMAD TURK|
|Forename:||ABDUL GHANI BARADAR|
|Family name in original script:||عبد الاحمد ترک|
|Forename in original script:||عبدالغنی برادر|
|Date of birth:||1968 (44 years old)|
|Place of birth, country of birth:||WEETMAK VILLAGE, DEHRAWOOD DISTRICT, URUZGAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan|
|Also Known as:||
BARADAR f/n ABDUL GHANI; AKHUND f/n MULLAH BARADAR
The subject of this notice has been designated, by the UN Security Council Sanctions Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) concerning individuals, groups, undertakings and entities associated with the Taliban as subject to the following sanctions:
- ARMS EMBARGO: Prevent the direct or indirect supply, sale and transfer from their territories or by their nationals outside their territories, or using their flag vessels or aircraft, of arms and related materiel of all types, spare parts and technical advice, assistance, or training related to military activities, to designated individuals and entities.
- ASSETS FREEZE: Freeze without delay the funds and other financial assets or economic resources of designated individuals and entities, ensure that no funds, financial assets or economic resources are made available, directly or indirectly for their benefit.
- TRAVEL BAN: Prevent the entry into or transit through their territories by designated individuals.
The subject has the following permanent reference number on the list maintained by the UN Security Council Sanctions Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) concerning the Taliban which appears in the Special Notice for this subject: TI.B.24.01.
The full content of resolution(s) as well as the Sanctions List and the Narrative Summary of Reasons for Listing are available on the webpage of the Committee at: http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1988
Narrative summary of reasons for listing
Date of listing: 23/02/2001
Narrative summary available at:
Reasons for designation:
Abdul Ghani Baradar Abdul Ahmad Turk was listed on 23 February 2001 as Deputy Minister of Defence of the Taliban regime so falling within the provisions of resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1333 (2000) of the United Nations Security Council regarding acts and activities of the Taliban authorities.
Abdul Ghani Baradar Abdul Ahmad Turk was a senior Taliban military commander and member of the Taliban leadership as at February 2010.
As the Taliban Deputy Minister of Defence, he was considered to be one of Mohammed Omar‘s (TI.O.4.01) deputies and headed the Taliban military affairs section.
He was a key member of the Taliban network and organized Taliban operations against Afghan Government and International Security Assistance Force in close cooperation with the Taliban Minister of Defence, Ubaidullah Akhund Yar Mohammad Akhund (TI.A.22.01).
Related listed individuals and entities:
Mohammed Omar (TI.O.4.01), listed on 31 January 2001
Ubaidullah Akhund Yar Mohammad Akhund (TI.A.22.01), listed on 25 January 2001
Akhtar Mohammad Mansour Shah Mohammed (TI.M.11.01), listed on 25 January 2001
Amir Abdullah (TI.A.145.10), listed on 20 July 2010
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