Executive Order 13438: Blocking Property of Certain Persons Who Threaten Stabilization Efforts in Iraq [open pdf - 102KB]
Alternate Title: EO 13438: Blocking Property of Certain Persons Who Threaten Stabilization Efforts in Iraq
"By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, as amended (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.)(IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.)(NEA), and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, I, GEORGE W. BUSH, President of the United States of America, find that, due to the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States posed by acts of violence threatening the peace and stability of Iraq and undermining efforts to promote economic reconstruction and political reform in Iraq and to provide humanitarian assistance to the Iraqi people, it is in the interests of the United States to take additional steps with respect to the national emergency declared in Executive Order 13303 of May 22, 2003, and expanded in Executive Order 13315 of August 28, 2003, and relied upon for additional steps taken in Executive Order 13350 of July 29, 2004, and Executive Order 13364 of November 29, 2004."
Executive Order 13438; E.O. 13438
Government Printing Office: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/fr/index/html
Federal Register (July 19, 2007), v.72 no.138, p.39719-39721