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Samira Shahbandar

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Samira Shahbandar is subject to sanctions. See the individual program listings below.
NameChadian · SAMIRA SHAHBANDAR · SHAHBANDAR, Samira · Samira Chahbandar · Samira SHAHBANDAR · 11 more...[sources]
Other nameChadian · Samira Shahbandar · سميرة الشاهبندر · سميرة الشهبندر · سميره الشابندر · 2 more...[sources]
Weak aliasCHADIAN · Chadian[sources]
Birth date[sources]
Place of birthBagdad · Baghdad · Baghdad Iraq · Baghdad, IRAQ · Baghdad, Iraq · 1 more...[sources]
Country of birthIraq[sources]
First nameChadian · SAMIRA · Samira[sources]
Last nameChadian · SHAHBANDAR · Samira Shahbandar[sources]
Second nameSHAHBANDAR · Shahbandar[sources]
Wikidata IDQ3079292[sources]
Source ·[sources]
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Wife of Saddam Hussein (listed above). Samira Shanbandar is Saddam Hussein's second wife and mother to his third son. Her status as Saddam Hussein's wife only became widely known after Uday Saddam Hussein publicly murdered the man he held responsible for Saddam Hussein's intro­duction to Samira Shahbandar.

Australian Sanctions Consolidated List,

Name in Arabic script:

Belgian Financial Sanctions,

Wife of Saddam Hussein (listed above). Samira Shanbandar is Saddam Hussein’s second wife and mother to his third son. Her status as Saddam Hussein’s wife only became widely known after Uday Saddam Hussein publicly murdered the man he held responsible for Saddam Hussein’s introduction to Samira Shahbandar.

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes,

Name in Arabic script:

EU Financial Sanctions Files (FSF),

seconde femme de Saddam Hussein, mère de son troisième fils

French National Asset Freezing System,

wife of Saddam Hussein al-Tikriti;

US OFAC Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) List,

second wife of Saddam Hussein

Wikidata non-official source,


Data sources

French National Asset Freezing System5,078

The register lists all persons, entities and vessels subject to asset freezing measures in force on French territory, pursuant to national, European and international (UN) provisions.

France · DGT

Japan Economic Sanctions and List of Eligible People3,579

Sanctions imposed by Japan under its Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Law.

Japan · MoF

UK FCDO Sanctions List4,500

UK sanctions collated by the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

United Kingdom · FCDO

Australian Sanctions Consolidated List4,094

The Consolidated List is a list of all persons and entities who are subject to targeted financial sanctions under Australian sanctions law

Australia · DFAT

US Trade Consolidated Screening List (CSL)19,561

The Consolidated Screening List (CSL) is a list of parties for which the United States Government maintains restrictions on certain exports, reexports, or transfers of items.

United States · ITA

South Africa Targeted Financial Sanctions892

The South African FIC sanctions list, largely based on UN Security Council sanctions.

South Africa · FIC

Ukraine SFMS Blacklist871

Ukraine's financial intelligence unit publishes this list of sanctioned individuals.

Ukraine · SFMS

Belgian Financial Sanctions6,570

Belgium extends the European FSF sanctions list on the basis of a national terrorist list, issued by the National Security Council

Belgium · FOD

UK HMT/OFSI Consolidated List of Targets6,017

The United Kingom's consolidated international sanctions list.

United Kingdom · OFSI

EU Financial Sanctions Files (FSF)6,302

As part of the Common Foreign Security Policy the European Union publishes a sanctions list that is implemented by all member states.

European Union · EEAS

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes8,198

Switzerland manages a sanctions lists with a high degree of detail on the individuals that are subject to it's embargoes

Switzerland · SECO

US OFAC Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) List30,584

The primary United States' sanctions list, specially designated nationals (SDN) part.

United States · OFAC

UN Security Council Consolidated Sanctions1,238

The Security Council's set of sanctions serve as the foundation for most national sanctions lists.


External databases

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External dataset · Wikidata · non-official source

Source data IDs: fr-ga-3178 · gb-hmt-8258 · zafic-2043 · eu-fsf-eu-1395-18 · zafic-616 · ja-mof-0f5465230163cbbd510e02992eba225dd0dea80a · gb-fcdo-irq0121 · unsc-6908107 · ofac-8197 · ua-sfms-839 · NK-XtUrECA7qCoyrpXsfXmqcS · ch-seco-1600 · NK-5Nbfozn8wSMLs57uqRXnJK · NK-EuvhhyuHai8jz5K8RJCbGK · au-dfat-705-samira-shahbandar · zafic-619-samira-shahbandar

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