North Korea ratifies UN convention against organized crime | NK News
July 20, 2024

North Korea ratifies UN convention against organized crime

DPRK historically involved with organizations and crimes the convention seeks to combat

North Korea has ratified the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, the state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said on Thursday.

The report said that the decision was enacted on June 16 by the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly (SPA), which is the standing committee of North Korea’s parliament.

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