March 29, 2023

Seoul unveils new sanctions against North Korea following ICBM and rocket tests

South Korea designates four people and five entities in latest bid to cut off support for DPRK’s weapons programs

South Korea announced new sanctions against nine North Korean individuals and entities following the DPRK’s intercontinental ballistic missile drill on Saturday and what Pyongyang described as a “tactical nuclear” rocket test on Monday. 

The ROK foreign ministry said in a press release on Monday that the latest designations target Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile development programs.