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Financial Institution Letters

Office of Foreign Assets Control
Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons
FIL-98-2008
September 23, 2008


Summary: The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control has added new entries to its Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons list.

Highlights:

  • On August 28, 2008, the Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) made additions and deletions to its Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons (SDN) list under the categories of Specially Designated Global Terrorist (SDGT) and Specially Designated Narcotics Traffickers (SDNT).
  • A complete list of the changes is attached.
  • OFAC information also may be found on the Internet at http://www.treas.gov/offices/enforcement/ofac.
  • For further information about Executive Orders, the list of blocked accounts or the procedures to block accounts, please call OFAC's Compliance Programs Division at 1-800-540-6322.

Distribution:
FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)

Suggested Routing:
Chief Executive Officer
BSA Compliance Officer

Related Topics:
Office of Foreign Assets Control

Attachment:
New Entries List

Contact:
Review Examiner Darley Steide at
SASFIL@FDIC.gov or (202) 898-3673

Printable Format:
FIL-98-2008 - PDF (PDF Help)

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Last Updated 9/23/2008 communications@fdic.gov