U.S. seizes North Korean coal smuggling vessel held in Indonesia | NK News
June 24, 2024
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U.S. seizes North Korean coal smuggling vessel held in Indonesia

Ship payments were made through the U.S. financial system, according to the Department of Justice

This story has been updated to include additional comment from Joshua Stanton

The U.S. on Thursday announced it had seized an impounded North Korean vessel which was used to smuggle DPRK coal and import heavy machinery.

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