February 06, 2023

Ethiopia working to restrict North Korean embassy’s bank accounts: MFA

Addis Ababa says it has no interaction with persons or groups currently under UNSC sanctions

Ethiopia is currently working to restrict the number of bank accounts in use by the North Korean Embassy in Addis Ababa and its affiliated personnel, according to the country's implementation report of UN Security Council (UNSC) sanctions under Resolution 2321.

The recently uploaded report, submitted on July 13, details three measures the Ethiopian government has taken in order to enforce UNSC Resolutions 2270 and 2321, both of which passed in 2016.