The additional foreign individuals and entities the President has designated this year as appropriate for sanctions under the Kingpin Act are:Well, why do you suppose there is a list of Kingpins?
Victor Emilio Cazarez Salazar (Mexico)
Gulf Cartel (Mexico)
Jorge Mario Paredes Cordova (Guatemala)
Haj Azizullah Alizai (Afghanistan)
Shahbaz Khan (Pakistan)
Frederik Heinz Barth (Germany)
The initial list of drug kingpins was released in June 2000; the above names will be added to that list.
This action underscores the President's determination to do everything possible to pursue drug traffickers, undermine their operations, and end the suffering that trade in illicit drugs inflicts on Americans and other people around the world, as well as preventing drug traffickers from supporting terrorists.Oh, I see. Putting them on a list accomplishes such wonderful things.