|Family name:||AGHA ISHAKZAI|
|Family name in original script:||كُل آغا اسحاقزی|
|Date of birth:||1972 (40 years old)|
|Place of birth, country of birth:||BAND-E-TIMOR, KANDAHAR, Afghanistan|
|Also Known as:||
HIDAYATULLAH; HAJI HIDAYATULLAH; MULLAH GUL AGHA; MULLAH GUL AGHA AKHUND; HAYADATULLAH
|Family name:||HAJI HIDAYATULLAH|
|Family name:||MULLAH GUL AGHA|
|Family name:||MULLAH GUL AGHA AKHUND|
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:
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.I.147.10.
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: 20/07/2010
Gul Agha Ishakzai was listed on 20 July 2010 pursuant to paragraph 2 of resolution 1904 (2009) as being associated with Al-Qaida, Usama bin Laden or the Taliban for “participating in the financing, planning, facilitating, preparing, or perpetrating of acts or activities by, in conjunction with, under the name of, on behalf of, or in support of”, “recruiting for” or “otherwise supporting acts or activities of” the Taliban.
Gul Agha Ishakzai is the head of the Taliban's financial commission and is part of a recently created Taliban council that coordinates the collection of zakat (Islamic tax) from Baluchistan Province, Pakistan. He has also collected money for suicide attacks in Kandahar, Afghanistan, and has been involved in the disbursement of funds to Taliban fighters and their families.
A childhood friend of Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar (TI.O.4.01), Gul Agha Ishakzai has served as Omar's principal finance officer and one of his closest advisors. At one time, no one was allowed to meet Mullah Omar unless approved by him. He lived in the presidential palace with Omar during the Taliban regime.
In December 2005, Gul Agha Ishakzai facilitated the movement of people and goods to Taliban training camps; in late 2006 he traveled abroad to obtain weapon parts.
Related listed individuals and entities:
Mohammed Omar (TI.O.4.01), listed on 31 January 2001
Mohammad Aman Akhund (TI.A.158.12), listed on 6 January 2012
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