On 27 January 2017, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 2339 (2017) with respect to the situation in the Central African Republic. The Security Council decided, until 31 January 2018:
- To keep the arms embargo, with certain exceptions, and upon discovery of prohibited and authorize and require all Member States upon discovery of prohibited items, seize, register and dispose (such as through destruction, rendering inoperable, storage or transferring to a State other than the originating or destination States for disposal) prohibited items ;
- To continue t he travel ban of designated persons; and
- To continue the asset freeze.