(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Treasury Department has announced new sanctions on five individuals it said are linked to "the most dangerous terrorist organizations operating in Afghanistan and Pakistan."
These individuals are believed to have acted on behalf of dangerous terrorist organizations, providing some kind of financial, material or technological support to them.
The individuals are: Haiji Faizullah, Hajji Malik, Abdur Rehman, Abdul Abbasin, and Fazal Rahim.
As a result of the action, US companies and individuals are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with the targeted individuals and any assets they hold under US jurisdiction are frozen, Treasury said.
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