On May 14th, the Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") published the names of eight individuals and one entity whose property and interests in property have been unblocked pursuant to Executive Order ("E.O.")13288 "Blocking Property of Persons Undermining Democratic Processes or Institutions in Zimbabwe." On May 15th, OFAC published the names of two individuals and one entity whose property and interests in property have been unblocked pursuant to the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act. Separately, OFAC published the names of 14 individuals whose property and interests in property have been unblocked pursuant to E.O. 12978, "Blocking Assets and Prohibiting Transactions with Significant Narcotics Traffickers." On May 17th, the Treasury Department lifted sanctions against the Elaf Islamic Bank in Iraq following the bank’s significant and demonstrated change in behavior. Treasury Department Press Release.