May 20, 2024

US sanctions Russian entities for transfer and testing of North Korean missiles

Designation of airline, research complex and firing range come after Russia appeared to use DPRK missiles in Ukraine

The U.S. has slapped new sanctions on a Russian individual and three entities involved in the transfer and testing of North Korean ballistic missiles, after Moscow appeared to use the weapons against Ukraine in recent weeks.

In a press release on Thursday, the State Department announced new designations on:

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