October 23, 2019

Turkish government entities and ministers no longer designated under Syria sanctions regime

The Office of Foreign Assets Control of the US Department of the Treasury has lifted sanctions imposed earlier this month on the Ministry of National Defence of the government of Turkey, along with the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, the Ministers of National Defense, Energy and Natural Resources, and Interior.  These entities and individuals have been removed from the list of Specially Designated Nationals.  Property that was blocked pursuant to the designations is now unblocked.

US Dept. of the Treasury press release