Issuance of Executive Order Imposing Sanctions on Certain Persons with Respect to the Humanitarian and Human Rights Crisis in Ethiopia; Ethiopia General Licenses and related Frequently Asked Questions; Counter Terrorism and Iran-related Designations

The President has signed a new Executive Order Imposing Sanctions on Certain Persons with Respect to the Humanitarian and Human Rights Crisis in Ethiopia. OFAC has issued Ethiopia General License Number 1, “Official Activities of Certain International Organizations and Other International Entities,” Ethiopia General License Number 2, “Certain Transactions in Support of Nongovernmental Organizations’ Activities,” and Ethiopia General License Number 3, “Transactions Related to the Exportation or Reexportation of Agricultural Commodities, Medicine, Medical Devices, Replacement Parts and Components, or Software Updates.” In addition, OFAC has published several related frequently asked questions (922, 923, 924, 925, 926, and 927). In addition, OFAC has updated its SDN List.

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