May 28, 2023

US announces new sanctions following North Korean ICBM test

Latest round of sanctions comes in response to largest-ever DPRK intercontinental ballistic missile launch

The U.S. on Thursday announced new sanctions on five North Korea-linked entities and individuals following North Korea’s Hwasong-17 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) test. 

Sanctioned entities and individuals include Russia's Ardis Group of Companies LLC., PFK Profpodshipnik LLC and national Igor Aleksandrovich Michurin, as well as DPRK entity Second Academy of Natural Science Foreign Affairs Bureau and North Korea national Ri Sung Chol.