COUNCIL IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) 2018/164 of 2 February 2018 implementing Article 22 (1) of Regulation (EU) 2015/735 concerning restrictive measures in respect of the situation in South Sudan.
1. On the 2 February 2018, the EU Council adopted Council Implementing Decision (CFSP) 2018/168 and Council Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/164 which added three persons to the South Sudan sanctions regime.
2. The three individuals have been added to this sanction regime in light of the deteriorating humanitarian and security situation in South Sudan and lack of commitment to the peace process.