August 17, 2022

US to announce new sanctions in response to ICBM missile system tests: Official

New designations target Russian individuals and companies suspected of supporting DPRK weapons programs

Update (March 12 KST): On Friday (U.S. time), the U.S. Department of the Treasure officially announced the new sanctions as previously reported by NK News.

The U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) will sanction on Friday two Russian individuals and three companies in response to North Korea’s recent tests of intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) systems, an informed source told NK News.