30.4.2008   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 116/53


COUNCIL COMMON POSITION 2008/346/CFSP

of 29 April 2008

amending Common Position 2007/871/CFSP updating Common Position 2001/931/CFSP on the application of specific measures to combat terrorism

THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,

Having regard to the Treaty on European Union, and in particular Articles 15 and 34 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

On 27 December 2001, the Council adopted Common Position 2001/931/CFSP on the application of specific measures to combat terrorism (1).

(2)

On 20 December 2007, the Council adopted Common Position 2007/871/CFSP updating Common Position 2001/931/CFSP (2).

(3)

The Council has determined that there are no longer grounds for keeping certain persons on the list of persons, groups and entities to which Common Position 2001/931/CFSP applies,

HAS ADOPTED THIS COMMON POSITION:

Article 1

The persons listed in the Annex to this Common Position shall be removed from the list annexed to Common Position 2007/871/CFSP.

Article 2

This Common Position shall take effect on the date of its adoption.

Article 3

This Common Position shall be published in the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Luxembourg, 29 April 2008.

For the Council

The President

D. RUPEL


(1)  OJ L 344, 28.12.2001, p. 93.

(2)  OJ L 340, 22.12.2007, p. 109.


ANNEX

List of persons referred to in Article 1 of this Common Position

1.

AKHNIKH, Ismail (a.k.a. SUHAIB, a.k.a. SOHAIB)

2.

AOURAGHE, Zine Labidine (a.k.a. Halifi Laarbi MOHAMED, a.k.a. Abed, a.k.a. Abid, a.k.a. Abu ISMAIL)

3.

BOUGHABA, Mohamed Fahmi (a.k.a. Mohammed Fahmi BOURABA, a.k.a. Mohammed Fahmi BURADA, a.k.a. Abu MOSAB)

4.

EL MORABIT, Mohamed

5.

ETTOUMI, Youssef (a.k.a. Youssef TOUMI)

6.

HAMDI, Ahmed (a.k.a. Abu IBRAHIM)

7.

IZTUETA BARANDICA, Enrique