September 21, 2020

China, South Korea allow ships owned by sanctioned companies into their ports

Activity could breach UN resolutions, which call for port bans

South Korea and China may technically have breached UN resolutions by allowing vessels owned by companies under United Nations sanctions into their ports, analysis by NK News shows.

The UN added 22 companies to its blacklist on March 30, including several companies based outside of the DPRK's borders.