October 19, 2019
South Korea, breaching UN rules, failed to report oil shipments to North Korea
342.9 tons of petroleum products were exported to North Korea last year, data reveals
South Korea exported over three hundred tons of petroleum products to North Korea in 2018, data obtained by NK News shows, though failed to report the transfers to the 1718 Sanctions Committee as required by United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Resolution 2397. The export of the petroleum – subject to strict UN regulations and reporting requirements – was provided despite the U.S. warning