Department of State March 6, 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Bureau of Political-Military Affairs: Suspension of Defense Export Licenses to Eritrea
Document Number: E6-3133
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-06
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act and effective as of September 12, 2005 all new applications for licenses and approvals of defense articles and services for the export or transfer to Eritrea under the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) are suspended. An exception is made for such items that support U.S. anti-terrorism and de-mining programs, are necessary to meet U.S. commitments under international conventions, and are necessary for United Nations and other appropriate peacekeeping personnel and operation. Licenses and approvals authorized prior to September 12, 2005 continue to be valid.