February 23, 2020

U.S. enacts human rights-related sanctions on N.Korea, Kim Jong Un
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un among those designated by sanctions
The U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has expanded sanctions against North Korea to target officials – including Kim Jong Un – and entities associated to the North’s human rights violations, a Treasury Department press release announced Wednesday.The purpose of these sanctions, which allege human rights violations linked to the very top of North