Terrorist groups – Sanctions and restrictive measures

Last updated on 15 January 2020

The information below is for documentation purposes only and has no legal effect. The Luxembourg authorities accept no responsibility for its content. The authentic versions of the acts concerned, including their preambles, shall be those published in the Official Journal of the European Union or the Official Journal of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. These official texts can be consulted directly by clicking on the links in this document.

The information on this page is limited to the restrictive measures imposed against the country in question. They are to be understood without prejudice to other provisions of the Law of 27 June 2018 which applies, in general, to goods and transactions covered by the Law of 27 June 2018 on export control, and must therefore be read in conjunction with the latter provisions.

Defence-related products (covered by the law of 27 June 2018, Article 22 (1), points 2, 3 and 4) Note 1

Export Sale Transit Transfer Import Purchase Brokering Technical assistance Supply
Prohibited Prohibited Authorised Prohibited Authorised Authorised Authorised Authorised Authorised

Defence-related products (covered by the law of 27 June 2018, Article 22 (1), point 1) Note 4

Export Sale Transit Transfer Import Purchase Brokering Technical assistance Supply
Prohibited Prohibited Authorised Prohibited Authorised Authorised Prohibited Prohibited Authorised

Military activities Note 2 & 3

Export Sale Transit Transfer Import Purchase Brokering Technical assistance Supply
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Prohibited Prohibited N/A

European legislation

  • Council Decision (CFSP) 2016/1693 of 20 September 2016 concerning restrictive measures against ISIL (Da'esh) and Al-Qaeda and persons, groups, undertakings and entities associated with them and repealing Common Position 2002/402/CFSP
  • Council Regulation (EC) No 881/2002 of 27 May 2002 imposing certain specific restrictive measures directed against certain persons and entities associated with ISIL (Daesh) and Al-Qaeda
  • Council Regulation (EU) 2016/1686 of 20 September 2016 imposing additional restrictive measures directed against ISIL (Da'esh) and Al-Qaeda and natural and legal persons, entities or bodies associated with them

Luxembourg legislation

Explanatory notes

Note 1: The prohibition only applies to operations towards listed persons and entities (Amended Grand-Ducal Regulation of 14 December 2018, Annex 1, point 17° under (3)).

Note 2: For technical assistance: the prohibition only applies to operations towards listed persons and entities (Regulation 881/2002, Articles 3 and 4; Regulation 2016/1686, Article 9).

Note 3: For brokering: the prohibition only applies to operations towards listed persons and entities (Regulation 2016/1686, Article 9).

Note 4: The prohibition only applies to operations towards listed persons and entities (Regulation 2016/1686, Article 9).  

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