[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 11 (Tuesday, January 19, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Page 2920]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-880]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 6875]


Designations of Foreign Terrorist Organizations; In the Matter of 
the Designation of: al-Qa'ida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), Also 
Known as al-Qa'ida of Jihad Organization in the Arabian Peninsula, Also 
Known as Tanzim Qa'idat al-Jihad fi Jazirat al-Arab, Also Known as al-
Qa'ida Organization in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), Also Known as al-
Qa'ida in Yemen (AQY), Also Known as al-Qa'ida in the South Arabian 
Peninsula, as a Foreign Terrorist Organization Pursuant to Section 219 
of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as Amended.

    Based upon a review of the Administrative Record assembled in this 
matter, and in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary 
of the Treasury, I conclude that there is a sufficient factual basis to 
find that the relevant circumstances described in section 219 of the 
Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended (hereinafter ``INA'') (8 
U.S.C. 1189), exist with respect to al-Qa'ida in the Arabian Peninsula 
(AQAP), also known as al-Qa'ida of Jihad Organization in the Arabian 
Peninsula, also known as Tanzim Qa'idat al-Jihad fi Jazirat al-Arab, 
also known as al-Qa'ida Organization in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), 
also known as al-Qa'ida in Yemen (AQY), also known as al-Qa'ida in the 
South Arabian Peninsula.
    Therefore, I hereby designate the aforementioned organization and 
its aliases as a foreign terrorist organization pursuant to section 219 
of the INA.
    This determination shall be published in the Federal Register.

    December 14, 2009.
Hillary Rodham Clinton,
Secretary of State, Department of State.
[FR Doc. 2010-880 Filed 1-15-10; 8:45 am]
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