For the new measures to have serious bite, they will have to be implemented and enforced like never before
On August 5, the 15 member-states of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) unanimously passed Resolution 2371, a new sanctions package targeting North Korea. The aggressive new sanctions aim to carve out one-third of Pyongyang’s total export profits: a cool USD$1 billion. Put simply, the scope is unprecedented. 2371 includes an outright ban on purchasing
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Jonathan R. Corrado
Jonathan R. Corrado is a graduate of the Georgetown University Walsh School of Foreign Service M.A. in Asian Studies Program, a translator for Daily NK, and a Pacific Forum CSIS Young Leader.
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