Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Yemen

24 February 2016 – With Resolution 2266 the Security Council decides to renew the sanctions imposed 2014 with resolution 2140 until 26 February 2017. The mandate of the Panel of Experts is extended until 27 March 2017. 

14 April 2015 – With Resolution 2216 the Security Council decides to impose arms embargo on Ali-Abdullah Saleh, Abdullah Yahya Al Hakim, Abd Al-Khalid Al-Huthi and other individuals or entities acting on their behalf or in their direction threatening peace, security and stability in Yemen. The Sanctions Committee and the Panel of Experts shall monitor the implementation of the arms embargo.

24 February 2015 – With Resolution 2204 the Security Council decides to renew the sanctions measures imposed by resolution 2140 (2014) until 26 February 2016. The mandate of the Panel of Experts is extended until 25 March 2016.

26 February 2014 – With Resolution 2140 the Security Council imposes targeted measures in the form of assets freeze and travel ban on individuals or entities engaging in or providing support for acts that threaten the peace, security or stability in Yemen. A new Sanctions Committee is established to monitor the implementation of the measures, designate individuals subject to the measures, to establish guidelines for the implementation of the measures, report to the Security Council and to encourage dialogue between the Committee and interested Member States in the region.