Terrorism Designations Press Releases

Individuals and Entities Designated by the State Department Under E.O. 13224
Foreign Terrorist Organizations
01/10/17 State Department Terrorist Designation of Jamaah Ansharut Daulah; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/10/17 State Department Terrorist Designation of Alexanda Amon Kotey; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/09/17 State Department Terrorist Designations of Ali Damush and Mustafa Mughniyeh; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/05/17 State Department Terrorist Designation of Hamza bin Laden; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/05/17 State Department Terrorist Designation of Ibrahim al-Banna; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/22/16 State Department Terrorist Designations of Abdullah Ahmed al-Meshedani, Basil Hassan, and Abdelilah Himich; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/22/16 State Department Terrorist Designations of Victor Quispe Palomino, Jorge Quispe, Palomino and Tarcela Loya Vilchez; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/20/16 State Department Terrorist Designation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/20/16 State Department Terrorist Designation of Jund al-Aqsa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/16/16 State Department Terrorist Designation of Omar Diaby; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/16/16 State Department Terrorist Designation of Senior Hamas Official - Fathi Hammad; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/16 State Department Terrorist Designation of Abdiqadir Mumin; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/16 State Department Terrorist Designations of Jamaat-ul-Ahrar and Mohamed Abrini; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/13/16 State Department Terrorist Designations of Aslan Avgazarovich Byutukaev and Ayrat Nasimovich Vakhitov; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/30/16 State Department Terrorist Designations; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/09/16 State Department Terrorist Designation of the Yarmouk Martyrs Brigade; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/25/16 State Department Terrorist Designations of the Tariq Gidar Group and Jama'at ul Dawa al-Qu'ran; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/19/16 Terrorist Designations of ISIL-Yemen, ISIL-Saudi Arabia, and ISIL-Libya; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/05/16 State Department Terrorist Designation of Musa Abu Dawud; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/22/16 State Department Terrorist Designation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/10/16 State Department Terrorist Designations; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/05/16 Terrorist Designation of Salah Abdeslam; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/14/16 Foreign Terrorist Organization Designation of ISIL - Khorasan (ISIL-K); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/09/15 Terrorist Designation of Emrah Erdogan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/13/15 State Department Terrorist Designation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/29/15 Designations of Foreign Terrorist Fighters; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/09/15 Terrorist Designation of Abu Ubaydah Yusuf al-Anabi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/08/15 Terrorist Designation of Samir Kuntar; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/08/15 Terrorist Designations of Yahya Sinwar, Rawhi Mushtaha, and Muhammed Deif; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/25/15 Terrorist Designation of Abdul Aziz Haqqani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/28/15 Terrorist Designations of Hizballah Operatives Meliad Farah, Hassan el-Hajj Hassan, and Hussein Atris; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/21/15 Terrorist Designations of Ahmed Diriye and Mahad Karate; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/21/15 Terrorist Designations of Christodoulos Xiros and Nikolaos Maziotis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/14/15 Recommendation to Rescind Cuba's Designation as a State Sponsor of Terrorism;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/14/15 Terrorist Designation of Ali Ouni Harzi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/25/15 Terrorist Designation of Aliaskhab Kebekov; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/09/15 Terrorist Designation of Denis Cuspert; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/14/15 Terrorist Designations of Abdallah al-Ashqar; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/13/15 Terrorist Designations of Maulana Fazlullah; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/18/14 Terrorist Designations of Ajand Misr and Ibrahim al-Rubaysh; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/21/14 Terrorist Designations of Khan Said and Ramzi Mawafi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/24/14 Designations of Foreign Terrorist Fighters; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/19/14 Terrorist Designation of the Mujahidin Shura Council in the Environs of Jerusalem (MSC); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/18/14 Terrorist Designation of Said Arif; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/18/14 Terrorist Designation of Abu Mohammed al-Adnani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/07/14 Amendments to, and Maintenance of, the Terrorist Designations of Harakat ul-Mujahidin; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/25/14 Amendments to the Terrorist Designations of Lashkar-e-Tayyiba; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/15/14 Terrorist Designation of Anders Cameroon Ostensvig Dale; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/17/14 Terrorist Designation of Shawki Ali Ahmed al-Badani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/14/14 Terrorist Designations of Groups Operating in Syria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/09/14 Terrorist Designation of Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/06/14 Terrorist Designations of Lashkar I Jhangvi and Malik Ishaq; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/14 Terrorist Designation of Ziyad al-Nakhalah; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/10/14 Terrorist Designations of Three Ansar al-Shari'a Organizations and Leaders; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/07/14 Terrorist Designation of Qari Saifullah; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/18/13 Terrorist Designation of Fatah al-Islam Associate Usamah Amin al-Shihabi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/18/13 Terrorist Designation of the al-Mulathamun Battalion; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/13/13 Terrorist Designations of Boko Haram and Ansaru; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/07/13 Terrorist Designations of the Muhammad Jamal Network and Muhammad Jamal; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/21/13 Terrorist Designation of Mohamed Lahbous; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/06/13 Terrorist Designation of Bahawal Khan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/24/13 Terrorist Designation of Bulut Yayla and the Foreign Terrorist Organization Review of the Revolutionary People's Liberation Party/Front (DHKP/C); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/03/13 Terrorist Designation of Abd Al-Ra'Ouf Abu Zaid Mohamed Hamza; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/16/13 Terrorist Designation of Al-Nusrah Front Leader Muhammad Al-Jawlani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/21/13 Terrorist Designations of Ansar al-Dine; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/26/13 Terrorist Designations of Iyad ag Ghali; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/26/13 Terrorist Designations of the Commander Nazir Group and Malang Wazir; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/13 Terrorist Designation of Ahmed Abdullah Saleh al-Khazmari al-Zahrani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/08/13 Terrorist Designations of Abdelbasit Alhaj Alhassan Haj Hamad and Mohamed Makawi Ibrahim Mohamed; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/17/12 Designations of Michel Samaha; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/11/12 Senior Administration Officials on Terrorist Designations of the al-Nusrah Front as an Alias for al-Qaida in Iraq; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
11/05/12 Designation of Haqqani Network Chief of Suicide Operations Qari Zakir; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/11/12 Terrorist Designations of the al-Nusrah Front as an Alias for al-Qa'ida in Iraq; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/07/12 Terrorist Designations of the Movement for Unity and Jihad in West Africa, Hamad el Khairy, and Ahmed el Tilemsi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/04/12 Terrorist Designations of Ansar al-Sharia as an Alias for Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/07/12 Report to Congress on the Haqqani Network;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/28/12 Delisting of the Mujahedin-e Khalq; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/06/12 Delisting of the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/07/12 Terrorist Designation of Azzam Abdullah Zureik Al-Maulid Al-Subhi; Washington, DC
07/17/12 Terrorist Designation of Ahmed Abdulrahman Sihab Ahmed Sihab; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/10/12 Terrorism Designations FAQs; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/21/12 Terrorist Designations of Boko Haram Commander Abubakar Shekau, Khalid al-Barnawi and Abubakar Adam Kambar; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/21/12 Terrorist Designation of Basque Fatherland and Liberty (ETA) Leader Aitzol Iriondo Yarza; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/24/12 Terrorist Designations of the Abdallah Azzam Brigades; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/23/12 Terrorist Designations of Jemmah Anshorut Tauhid; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/26/12 Terrorist Designations of Yassin Chouka, Monir Chouka and Mevlut Kar; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/05/12 Terrorist Designation of the al-Qaida Kurdish Battalions; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/15/11 Terrorist Designation of Basque Fatherland and Liberty Leader Jose Antonio Urruticoechea Bengoechea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/15/11 Terrorist Designation of Saleh al-Qarawi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/22/11 Terrorist Designation of Ibrahim Suleiman Hamad Al-Hablain; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/01/11 Designation of Haqqani Network Commander Mali Khan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/13/11 Terrorist Designation of Conspiracy of Fire Nuclei; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/04/11 Terrorist Designation of Ibrahim Awwad Ibrahim Ali al-Badri; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/22/11 Terrorist Designation of HAMAS Operative Muhammad Hisham Muhammad Isma'il Abu Ghazala; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/22/11 Terrorist Designation of Basque Fatherland and Liberty (ETA) Leader Jurdan Martitegui Lizaso; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/15/11 Terrorist Designations of the Indian Mujahideen; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/11 Designation of Army of Islam Leader Mumtaz Dughmush; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/11 Designation of Haqqani Network Commander Sangeen Zadran; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/16/11 Terrorist Designations of al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) Operative Othman Al-Ghamdi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/26/11 Designation of Caucasus Emirate; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/19/11 Designation of Army of Islam; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/11/11 Designation of Haqqani Network Commander Badruddin Haqqani; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
03/24/11 Department of State's Terrorist Designation of Ibrahim Hassan Tali Al-Asiri; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
03/22/11 Designations of Basque Fatherland and Liberty (ETA) Members; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
01/20/11 Terrorist Designation of Tehrik-E Taliban (TTP) Leader Qari Hussain; Washington, DC
02/24/11 Department of State's Designation of The Sect of Revolutionaries; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
12/07/10 Secretary of State's Terrorist Designation of al-Qa'ida in the Arabian Peninsula Operative Fahd Mohammed Ahmed Al-Quso; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
11/24/10 Secretary of State's Terrorist Designation of Falah-i-Insaniat Foundation; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
11/03/10 Secretary of State's Terrorist Designation of Jundallah ; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
09/01/10 Designations of Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan and Two Senior Leaders;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
08/06/10 Designations of Harakat-ul Jihad Islami (HUJI) and its Leader Mohammad Ilyas Kashmiri; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/20/10 Listing of Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP); Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
06/23/10  Designation of Caucasus Emirates Leader Doku Umarov
05/26/10  Designation of AQIM Leaders Mohamed Belkalem and Taleb Nail
05/11/10  Designations of AQAP Leaders Qasim al-Rimi and Nayif al-Qahtani
01/19/10  Designations of Al-Qa'ida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and Senior Leaders
06/26/09  Designation of Kata'ib Hizballah
04/22/09  Actions on the Designations of Three Greek Foreign Terrorist Organizations
03/18/08  Designation of al-Shabaab
02/26/08  Designation of al-Shabaab as a Foreign Terrorist Organization
02/26/08  Designation of al-Shabaab as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist
02/15/08  Designation of HUJI-B as a Foreign Terrorist Organization
02/15/08  Designation of HUJI-B as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist
02/04/08  Designation of al-Qa'ida in the Islamic Maghreb as a Foreign Terrorist Organization
12/19/05  Designation of Sajid Mohammed Badat as a Foreign Terrorist Organization
10/11/05  Designation of the Moroccan Islamic Combatant Group as a Foreign Terrorist Organization
09/23/01  Executive Order 13224