Federal Register: March 27, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 59)
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[Public Notice 3952]

Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism; Designation of 
Foreign Terrorist Organizations

AGENCY: Department of State.

ACTION: Designation of Foreign Terrorist Organizations.


    Pursuant to section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act 
(``INA''), as added by the Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty 
Act of 1996, Pub. L. No. 104-132, Sec. 302, 110 Stat. 1214, 1248 
(1996), and amended by the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant 
Responsibility Act of 1996, Pub. L. No. 104-208, 110 Stat. 3009 (1996), 
the Secretary of State hereby designates, effective March 27, 2002, the 
following organizations as foreign terrorist organizations:
    Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade also known as the Al-Aqsa Martyrs Battalion
Asbat al-Ansar
    Salafist Group for Call and Combat also known as the Salafist Group 
for Preaching and Combat also known as GSPC also known as Groupe 
Salafiste pour la Predication et le Combat

    Dated: March 19, 2002.

Francis X. Taylor,
Ambassador, Coordinator for Counterterrorism, Department of State.
[FR Doc. 02-7212 Filed 3-26-02; 5:00 pm]