Unblocking of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons Pursuant to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations, 60130 [2011-24924]

Download as PDF 60130 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 188 / Wednesday, September 28, 2011 / Notices national emergency declared in Executive Order 13303 of May 22, 2003, to address the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States posed by obstacles to the orderly reconstruction of Iraq, the restoration and maintenance of peace and security in that country, and the development of political, administrative, and economic institutions in Iraq. The Order blocks the property and interests in property of, inter alia, persons listed on the Annex to the Order. On July 30, 2004, the President issued Executive Order 13350, which, inter alia, replaced the Annex to Executive Order 13315 with a new Annex that included the names of individuals and entities, including individuals and entities that had previously been designated under Executive Order 12722 and related authorities. The Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control has determined that the individual identified below, whose property and interests in property were blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13315, as amended, should be removed from the SDN List. The following designation is removed from the SDN List: Buhler, Bruno, 57 Rue du Rhone, Geneva CH–1204, Switzerland (individual) [IRAQ2] The removal of this individual’s name from the SDN List is effective as of September 21, 2011. All property and interests in property of the individual that are in or hereafter come within the United States or the possession or control of United States persons are now unblocked. Dated: September 21, 2011. Adam J. Szubin, Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control. to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (31 CFR Part 515). DATES: The unblocking and removal from the list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons (‘‘SDN List’’) of the individual and entity identified in this notice whose property and interests in property were blocked pursuant to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (31 CFR part 515), is effective on September 21, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Assistant Director, Compliance Outreach & Implementation, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC 20220, tel.: 202/622–2420. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Electronic and Facsimile Availability The SDN List and additional information concerning OFAC are available at OFAC’s Web site (http:// www.treas.gov/ofac) or via facsimile through a 24-hour fax-on demand service at (202) 622–0077. Background On September 21, 2011, OFAC unblocked and removed from the SDN List the vessel listed below, whose property and interests in property were blocked pursuant to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (31 CFR part 515): REDESTOS (H2SA) General Cargo 15,180DWT 8,953GRT Cyprus flag (REDESTOS SHIPPING CO. LTD. (SDN)) (vessel) [CUBA]. Dated: September 21, 2011. Adam J. Szubin, Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control. [FR Doc. 2011–24924 Filed 9–27–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–AL–P UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY [FR Doc. 2011–24937 Filed 9–27–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–AL–P Office of Foreign Assets Control DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Unblocking of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons Pursuant to Executive Order 12978 Office of Foreign Assets Control Unblocking of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons Pursuant to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (‘‘OFAC’’) is publishing the name of a vessel whose property and interests in property have been unblocked pursuant SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:20 Sep 27, 2011 Jkt 223001 Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (‘‘OFAC’’) is publishing the names of 18 individuals and 2 entities whose property and interests in property have been unblocked pursuant to Executive Order 12978 of October 21, 1995, Blocking Assets and Prohibiting Transactions With Significant Narcotics Traffickers. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00134 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The unblocking and removal from the list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons (‘‘SDN List’’) of the individuals and entities identified in this notice, whose property and interests in property were blocked pursuant to Executive Order 12978 of October 21, 1995, is effective on September 21, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Assistant Director, Sanctions Compliance & Evaluation, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC 20220, tel.: (202) 622–2490. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Electronic and Facsimile Availability This document and additional information concerning OFAC are available from OFAC’s Web site (http:// www.treasury.gov/ofac) or via facsimile through a 24-hour fax-on demand service at (202) 622–0077. Background On October 21, 1995, the President, invoking the authority, inter alia, of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701–1706) (‘‘IEEPA’’), issued Executive Order 12978 (60 FR54579, October 24, 1995) (the ‘‘Order’’). In the Order, the President declared a national emergency to deal with the threat posed by significant foreign narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia and the harm that they cause in the United States and abroad. Section 1 of the Order blocks, with certain exceptions, all property and interests in property that are in the United States, or that hereafter come within the United States or that are or hereafter come within the possession or control of United States persons, of: (1) The persons listed in an Annex to the Order; (2) any foreign person determined by the Secretary of Treasury, in consultation with the Attorney General and Secretary of State: (a) To play a significant role in international narcotics trafficking centered in Colombia; or (b) to materially assist in, or provide financial or technological support for or goods or services in support of, the narcotics trafficking activities of persons designated in or pursuant to the Order; and (3) persons determined by the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary of State, to be owned or controlled by, or to act for or on behalf of, persons designated pursuant to the Order. On September 21, 2011, the Director of OFAC removed from the SDN List the E:\FR\FM\28SEN1.SGM 28SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 188 (Wednesday, September 28, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 60130]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-24924]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of Foreign Assets Control


Unblocking of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons 
Pursuant to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations

AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control 
(``OFAC'') is publishing the name of a vessel whose property and 
interests in property have been unblocked pursuant to the Cuban Assets 
Control Regulations (31 CFR Part 515).

DATES: The unblocking and removal from the list of Specially Designated 
Nationals and Blocked Persons (``SDN List'') of the individual and 
entity identified in this notice whose property and interests in 
property were blocked pursuant to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations 
(31 CFR part 515), is effective on September 21, 2011.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Assistant Director, Compliance 
Outreach & Implementation, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department 
of the Treasury, Washington, DC 20220, tel.: 202/622-2420.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Electronic and Facsimile Availability

    The SDN List and additional information concerning OFAC are 
available at OFAC's Web site (http://www.treas.gov/ofac) or via 
facsimile through a 24-hour fax-on demand service at (202) 622-0077.

Background

    On September 21, 2011, OFAC unblocked and removed from the SDN List 
the vessel listed below, whose property and interests in property were 
blocked pursuant to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (31 CFR part 
515):
    REDESTOS (H2SA) General Cargo 15,180DWT 8,953GRT Cyprus flag 
(REDESTOS SHIPPING CO. LTD. (SDN)) (vessel) [CUBA].

    Dated: September 21, 2011.
Adam J. Szubin,
Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control.
[FR Doc. 2011-24924 Filed 9-27-11; 8:45 am]
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