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Australia and sanctions

Australia and sanctions

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  • The Australian Government has listed Soheyb Laraibi for counter-terrorism targeted financial sanctions.

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    International relations
  • Government amended the Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions – Central African Republic) Regulation 2014.

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    International relations
  • On 12 February 2019, Australia introduced an arms embargo in relation to South Sudan to implement its international obligations under United Nations Security Council Resolution 2428 (2018) (UNSCR 2428).

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    International relations
  • On 8 December 2018 the Government amended the Charter of the United Nations (Sanctions – Democratic People's republic of Korea) Regulations 2008 to give effect to certain United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolutions relating to North Korea.

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    International relations

As of 1 January 2020, DFAT established the Australian Sanctions Office (ASO). As part of this establishment, we have rolled out changes to the website and launched our new sanctions platform, Pax.

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