There were four individuals resident in the UK subject to UN sanctions in 2002. By the end of 2002 the average length of time spent by these individuals on the sanctions list was just over 13 months. No individuals resident in the UK were removed from the sanctions list during 2002.
UK resident individuals who have been listed by the UN for sanctions are subject to an asset freeze and international travel ban. Exemptions are allowed on humanitarian grounds and in other situations as decided on a case by case basis by the UN Security Council.