Executive Order 12865: Prohibiting Certain Transactions Involving UNITA   [open pdf - 13KB]

Alternate Title: EO 12865: Prohibiting Certain Transactions Involving UNITA

"The following are prohibited, notwithstanding the existence of any rights or obligations conferred or imposed by any international agreement or contract entered into or any license or permit granted before the effective date of this order, except to the extent provided in regulations, orders, directives, or licenses which may hereafter be issued pursuant to this order: (a) The sale or supply by United States persons or from the United States, or using U.S.-registered vessels or aircraft, of arms and related materiel of all types, including weapons and ammunition, military vehicles and equipment and spare parts for the aforementioned, as well as petroleum and petroleum products, regardless of origin: (1) to UNITA [Uniao Nacional para a Independencia Total de Angola]; (2) to the territory of Angola, other than through points of entry to be designated by the Secretary of the Treasury, or any activity by United States persons or in the United States which promotes or is calculated to promote such sale or supply. (b) Any transaction by any United States person that evades or avoids, or has the purpose of evading or avoiding, or attempts to violate, any of the prohibitions set forth in this order."

Report Number:
Executive Order 12865; EO 12865
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Government Publishing Office: https://www.gpo.gov/
Media Type:
Federal Register (September 29, 1993), v.58 no.187
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