Press Releases

    7 December 2004

    Security Council Committee Adds Seven A.K.A.’S of One Entity in Al-Qaida Section of Its Consolidated List

    NEW YORK, 6 December (UN Headquarters) -- The Al-Qaida and Taliban Sanctions Committee on 2 December 2004 approved the addition of seven a.k.a.’s for one entity in the Al-Qaida section of its consolidated list (the additions have been underlined in the entry below).

    *A.k.a.: a) al-Zarqawi network; b) al-Tawhid; c) the Monotheism and Jihad Group d)  Qaida of the Jihad in the Land of the Two Rivers e) Al-Qaida of Jihad in the Land of the Two Rivers f) The Organization of Jihad’s Base in the Country of the Two Rivers g) The Organization Base of Jihad/Country of the Two Rivers h) The Organization Base of Jihad/Mesopotamia i) Tanzim Qa’idat Al-Jihad fi Bilad al-Rafidayn j) Tanzeem Qa’idat al Jihad/Bilad al Raafidaini F.k.a.: na  *Address: na *Listed on: 18 Oct 2004 *Other information: na

    The list is updated regularly, on the basis of relevant information provided by Member States and regional organizations. An updated list is accessible at the Committee’s Web site:

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