On 6 August, US Treasury Department designated three individuals as Specially Designated Global Terrorists under Executive Order 13224. According to the Treasury Department, Shafi Sultan Mohammed al-Ajmi and Hajjaj Fahd Hajjaj Muhammad Shabib al-Ajmi, both based in Kuwait, provide financial support to Al Nusrah Front, a designated terrorist organisation active in Syria and linked to al-Qaida.  Abd al-Rahman Khalaf Ubayd Juday al-Anizi is allegedly a senior financial official of and facilitator for the designated terrorist organisation Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, paying for the travel of foreign fighters from Syria to Iraq as well as from Kuwait to Afghanistan.

US Treasury Department Press Release