Russian firms employing North Koreans to build houses in Far East: Investigation
Two companies confirm they’re using DPRK labor as Russia appears increasingly willing to overlook sanctions violations
At least two Russian construction firms are employing North Korean workers to build housing in Vladivostok, an NK Pro investigation has found, including one controlled by a former regional governor.
The confirmation provides the latest evidence that more DPRK laborers are working in the Russian Far East in violation of U.N. sanctions, while suggesting that Russian authorities have given their blessing to such activity.
A sales representative for Uliss LLC acknowledged that North Koreans are helping to build the firm’s new Meridiany Ulissa apartment complex in the southeastern part of the city, answering
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