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UN Sanctions 

In response to the coup d’état of 12 April 2012, UN imposed travel ban for individuals listed pursuant to resolution 2048

EU Sanctions 

The EU sanctions regime against Guinea-Bissau is based on "COUNCIL DECISION 2012/285/CFSP of 31 May 2012 concerning restrictive measures directed against certain persons, entities and bodies threatening the peace, security or stability of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau and repealing Decision 2012/237/CFSP."


It is a list-based regime consisted of mainly the following restrictive measures:  

  • Travel ban

  • Financial sanctions (asset freeze)

U.S. Sanctions 

There is no U.S. sanction program targeting Guinea-Bissau; however, the travel restrictions are enforced by Department of State).

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