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Office of Foreign Assets Control
Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons
FIL-58-2006
June 28, 2006


Summary: The President of the United States has issued an Executive Order Blocking Property of Certain Persons Undermining Democratic Processes or Institutions in Belarus. Individuals listed as an annex to the executive order have been added to Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control's list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons.

Highlights: 
  • On June 19, 2006, through the Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), the President issued a new Executive Order, Blocking Property of Certain Persons Undermining Democratic Processes or Institutions in Belarus.
  • As a result of the annex to the Executive Order, individuals have been added to the Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons list. Those entries are attached.
  • OFAC has asked that we distribute the information to all FDIC-supervised institutions so records can be checked for accounts that are required to be blocked.
  • OFAC information also may be found on the Internet at http://www.treas.gov/offices/enforcement/ofac.
  • Please distribute this information to the appropriate personnel in your institution.
  • For further information about Executive Orders, the list of blocked accounts or the procedures to block accounts, please call OFAC's Compliance Programs Division at 1-800-540-6322.

Distribution:
FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)

Suggested Routing:
Chief Executive Officer
BSA Compliance Officer

Related Topics:
Office of Foreign Assets Control

Attachment:
Belarus Executive Order - PDF 18k (PDF Help)
6/19/2006 Additions to SDN List

Contact:
Review Examiner Sean Forbush at
SASFIL@FDIC.gov or (202) 898-3673

Printable Format:
FIL-58-2006 - PDF 37k (PDF Help)

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Last Updated 06/28/2006 communications@fdic.gov