November 17, 2019

N. Korea likely conducted 89 illicit ship-to-ship transfers in 2018: U.S. data
White House urges UN member states to cease all refined petrol product exports to DPRK
North Korea likely conducted at least 89 ship-to-ship transfers to illicitly obtain refined petroleum products between January 1 and May 30, U.S. data provided to the United Nations and seen by NK News on Friday claims.Pyongyang may have illegally imported up to 1,367,628 barrels of refined petroleum as a result of the transfers, upper-end estimates suggested, over double the 500,000 barrels