United Nations Sanctions (Haiti) Regulation gazetted

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     The Government today (March 3) gazetted the United Nations Sanctions (Haiti) Regulation, which came into operation today.

     “The Regulation gives effect to certain decisions on sanctions in the United Nations Security Council Resolution 2653, as modified by the United Nations Security Council Resolution 2664,” a Government spokesman said.

     The Regulation provides for prohibition against: 
     

  • the supply, sale, transfer or carriage of arms or related materiel to, or for the benefit of, certain persons or entities;

 

  • the provision of technical assistance, training or financial or other assistance related to military activities, or related to the provision, maintenance or use of arms or related materiel, to, or for the benefit of, certain person or entities;

 

  • making available to, or for the benefit of, certain persons or entities any funds or other financial assets or economic resources;

 

  • dealing with funds or other financial assets or economic resources belonging to, or owned or controlled by, certain persons or entities; and

 

  • entry into or transit through the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region by certain persons.