Sanctioned North Korea coal smuggler heads towards China
The Hua Fu last broadcast its position headed for the Chinese coast
A UN sanctioned ship looked to be headed once again for the Chinese coastline earlier this week the NK Pro ship tracker shows, a move which would breach UN resolutions if the vessel docked anywhere or made use of local facilities.
The blacklisted, formerly Panama-flagged Hua Fua last broadcast its position Wednesday heading westward and only a short distance from China’s northeastern coast.
An earlier NK Pro highlighted the vessel’s activity near southern Taiwan, though it did not appear as if the Hua Fu was headed for the island.
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