On 22-12-2017, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) imposed further sanctions on the hermit North Korean state. The new restrictive measures are expounded in Council Resolution 2397 (2017). The latest round of sanctions was triggered…Read More
UNSC North Korean Sanctions
There are reports that the United Nations Security Council has just adopted the U.S. watered-down proposal for a new package of sanctions against North Korea.
North Korea conducts sixth nuclear test in violation of UN Security Council sanctions. International community posed to impose stronger sanctions?
The EU has started to implement UN Security Council (UNSC) sanctions against North Korea (see UNSC Resolution 2371).
On 05 August 2017, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) unanimously voted to slap North Korea with a fresh set of sanctions. The latest wave of sanctions comes with the hermit country’s repeated intercontinental ballistic missile…
On 29 June 2017, the U.S. Department of the Treasury announced that the Bank of Dandong, a Chinese bank, is a foreign bank of primary money laundering concern under Section 311 USA Patriot Act). Furthermore, the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control blacklisted two Chinese individuals and one Chinese company in response to North Korea’s ongoing WMD development and continued violations of UN Security Council resolutions.
UN slaps the North Korean hermit state again with further sanctions, including a travel ban and asset freeze on it’s spy-master….
On 28 April 2017, the UN Security Council (UNSC) meet to discuss North Korea’s nuclear program and ballistic missile testing (a flagrant violation of UNSC resolutions). With rising tensions, the UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, said…
On 20th April 2017, the UN Security Council condemned the latest North Korean ballistic-missile launch on 15 April 2017. In it’s statement, the Council threatened North Korea with a new round of sanctions.
UN panel of Experts report finds that North Korean uses elaborate mechanisms to evade UNSC sanctions. Further, the report also criticizes UN members states for their failure to enforce UNSC sanctions regimes.