Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury.
The Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) is publishing the names of 4 newly-designated entities and one newly-designated individual whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13382 of June 28, 2005, “Blocking Property of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferators and Their Supporters.”
The designation by the Director of OFAC of the 4 entities and one individual identified in this notice pursuant to Executive Order 13382 is effective on December 21, 2010.Start Further Info
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Assistant Director, Compliance Outreach & Implementation, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC 20220, tel.: 202/622-2490.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
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On June 28, 2005, the President, invoking the authority, inter alia, of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701-1706) (“IEEPA”), issued Executive Order 13382 (70 FR 38567, July 1, 2005) (the “Order”), effective at 12:01 a.m. eastern daylight time on June 29, 2005. In the Order, the President took additional steps with respect to the national emergency described and declared in Executive Order 12938 of November 14, 1994, regarding the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and the means of delivering them.
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 the Annex to the Order; (2) any foreign person determined by the Secretary of State, in consultation with the Secretary of the Treasury, the Attorney General, and other relevant agencies, to have engaged, or attempted to engage, in activities or transactions that have materially contributed to, or pose a risk of materially contributing to, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction or their means of delivery (including missiles capable of delivering such weapons), including any efforts to manufacture, acquire, possess, develop, transport, transfer or use such items, by any person or foreign country of proliferation concern; (3) any person determined by the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, and other relevant agencies, to have provided, or attempted to provide, financial, material, technological or other support for, or goods or services in support of, any activity or transaction described in clause (2) above or any person whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to the Order; and (4) any person determined by the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, and other relevant agencies, to be owned or controlled by, or acting or purporting to act for or on behalf of, directly or indirectly, any person whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to the Order.
On December 21, 2010, the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the Departments of State, Justice, and other relevant agencies, designated 4 entities and one individual whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13382.
The list of additional designees is as follows:
1. BONYAD TAAVON SEPAH; AKA: Bonyad-e Ta'avon-e Sepah; AKA: IRGC Cooperative Foundation; AKA: Sepah Cooperative Foundation; Address: Niayes Highway, Seoul Street, Tehran, Iran [NPWMD] [IRGC].Start Printed Page 7242
2. ANSAR BANK; AKA: Ansar Finance and Credit Fund; AKA: Ansar Financial and Credit Institute; FKA: Ansar Institute; FKA: Ansar al-Mojahedin No-Interest Loan Institute; FKA: Ansar Saving and Interest Free-Loans Fund; Address: Building No. 539, North Pasdaran Street, Tehran 19575-497, Iran [NPWMD] [IFSR].
3. MEHR BANK; AKA: Mehr Interest-Free Bank; AKA: Mehr Finance and Credit Institute; Address: 204 Taleghani Ave., Tehran, Iran [NPWMD] [IRGC] [IFSR].
4. MOALLEM INSURANCE COMPANY, No 56, Haghani Boulevard, Vanak Square, Tehran 1517973511, Iran; Business Registration Document # 110465 (Iran) issued 1994; Web site www.mic-ir.com; Telephone: 9821887791835; Telephone: 982184223; Telephone: 9821887950512; Telephone: 982188870682; Fax: 982188771245 [NPWMD] [IFSR].
1. FATTAH, Parviz; AKA: FATTAH-QAREHBAGHI, Parviz; DOB: 1961; Alt DOB: 1962; POB: Urmia, Iran [NPWMD] [IRGC].Start Signature
Dated: February 3, 2011.
Adam J. Szubin,
Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control.
[FR Doc. 2011-2887 Filed 2-8-11; 8:45 am]
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