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 Treasury Designates Senior Officials of the Government of Libya, Wife and Additional Children of Muammar Qadhafi

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury took additional steps today to increase pressure on Muammar Qadhafi and the Government of Libya by designating nine individuals pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.) 13566.  Those designated today include senior officials of the Government of Libya, as well as the wife and several of the children of Muammar Qadhafi.
President Obama signed E.O. 13566 on February 25, 2011, freezing the assets of the Qadhafi regime following its use of violence against civilians and human rights abuses in Libya and safeguarding the assets of the people of Libya from expropriation by Qadhafi. To date, the United States has frozen more than $32 billion in Government of Libya assets. As a result of today’s action, any assets of the designees subject to U.S. jurisdiction are frozen, and U.S. persons are prohibited from engaging in business with them.
“Today’s designation should send a strong signal to those responsible for the violence inflicted by Qadhafi and his government that the United States will continue steps to increase pressure and to hold them accountable,” said Acting Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence David S. Cohen.
The senior officials designated today include Abu Bakr Yunis Jabir, the Libyan Minister of Defense; Matuq Mohammad Matuq, Secretary General of the People’s Committee for Public Works; Abu Zayd Umar Dorda, the Director of Libya’s External Security Organization; and Abdullah Al-Senussi, the Director of Military Intelligence.  Al-Senussi has also organized mass killings in Benghazi and recruited foreign mercenaries fighting in service of Qadhafi’s regime and is allegedly responsible for the deaths of 1,200 Islamists in Abu Selim prison.
Treasury also designated today Safia Farkash, Muammar Qadhafi’s wife, and several of Muammar Qadhafi’s children: Hannibal Qadhafi, head of the General Maritime Transport Company of Libya; Saadi Qadhafi, Commander of Special Forces and Head of the Libyan Football Federation; Muhammad Qadhafi, Chairman of the Libyan Olympic Committee and Chairman of the General Post and Telecommunications Company; and Saif Al-Arab Qadhafi.
Identifying Information:
Individual:                  Abu Bakr Yunis JABIR
AKA:                          Abu Bakr Yunis JABER
DOB:                          1952
POB:                           Jalo, Libya
Individual:                  Matuq Mohammed MATUQ
AKA:                          Matouk Mohamed MATOUK
Aka:                            Matuq Muhammad MATUQ
DOB:                          1956
POB:                           Khoms, Libya
Individual:                  Abu Zaid, DORDA
AKA:                          Abouzid Omar, DORDA
AKA:                          Abu Zayd Umar, DORDA
AKA:                          Bu Zaid, DORDA
AKA:                          Abu Zaid Omar, DOURDA
AKA:                          Abu Zeid Omar, DURDA
DOB:                          April 4, 1944
Individual:                  Abdullah AL-SENUSSI
AKA:                          Abdullah, SENUSSI
DOB:                          1949
POB:                           Sudan
Individual:                  Safia FARKASH
AKA:                          Safia FARKASH AL-BARASSI
DOB:                          1952
POB:                           Al Bayda, Libya
Individual:                  Hannibal GADDAFI
AKA:                          Hannibal AL-GADDAFI
AKA:                          Hannibal AL-QADHAFI
AKA:                          Hannibal ELKADDAFI
AKA:                          Hannibal EL-QADDAFI
AKA:                          Hannibal Muammar GADDAFI
AKA:                          Hannibal GHADAFFI
AKA:                          Hannibal GHATHAFI
AKA:                          Hannibal QADDAFI
AKA:                          Hannibal Muammar QADHAFI,
DOB:                          September 20, 1975
Alt DOB:                    1977
POB:                           Tripoli, Libya
Passport:                      B/002210 (Libya)
Individual:                  Saadi GADDAFI
AKA:                          Saadi AL-GADDAFI
AKA:                          Sa'adi Mu'ammar AL-QADHAFI
AKA:                          Saadi ELKADDAFI
AKA:                          Saadi EL-QADDAFI
AKA:                          Saadi GADHAFI
AKA:                          Saadi GHATHAFI
AKA:                          Saadi QADDAFI
AKA:                          Saadi QADHAFI
DOB:                          May 27, 1973
Alt. DOB:                   May 25, 1973
POB:                           Tripoli, Libya
Passport:                      010433 (Libya)
Alt. Passport:              014797 (Libya)
Individual:                  Muhammad GADDAFI
AKA:                          Muhammad AL-GADDAFI
AKA:                          Mohammed AL-QADHAFI
AKA:                          Muhammad ELKADDAFI
AKA:                          Muhammad EL-QADDAFI
AKA:                          Mohammad Moammar GADHAFFI
AKA:                          Mohammed GADHAFI
AKA:                          Muhammad GHATHAFI
AKA:                          Muhammad QADDAFI
AKA:                          Mohammed Muammar QADHAFI
DOB:                          1970
POB:                           Tripoli, Libya
Individual:                  Saif Al-Arab GADDAFI
AKA:                          Saif Al-Arab AL-GADDAFI
AKA:                          Saif Al-Arab AL-QADHAFI
AKA:                          Saif Al-Arab ELKADDAFI
AKA:                          Saif Al-Arab EL-QADDAFI
AKA:                          Seif Al-Arab GADDAFI
AKA:                          Saif Al-Arab GADHAFI
AKA:                          Saif Al-Arab GHATHAFI
AKA:                          Saif Al-Arab QADDAFI
AKA:                          Saif Al-Arab QADHAFI
DOB:                          1979
Alt DOB:                    1982
Alt DOB:                    1983
POB:                           Tripoli, Libya
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