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North Korea in March 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

North Korea in March 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

An analytical look at the main developments from March 1, 2021 to March 31, 2021

North Korea in March 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead
Author ImageNK Pro April 2, 2021
North Korean delegation taps China for help on key chemical projects

North Korean delegation taps China for help on key chemical projects

A celebrated North Korean businessman met with government and company leaders in Tongchuan, China

North Korean delegation taps China for help on key chemical projects
Author ImageColin Zwirko March 5, 2021
North Korea in Feb. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

North Korea in Feb. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

An analytical look at the main developments from Feb. 1, 2021 to Feb. 28, 2021

North Korea in Feb. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead
Author ImageNK Pro March 3, 2021
North Korea is boldly flouting sanctions with ships full of illegal fuel

North Korea is boldly flouting sanctions with ships full of illegal fuel

A draft U.N. report suggests that North Korean ships are disguising themselves with greater sophistication

North Korea is boldly flouting sanctions with ships full of illegal fuel
Author ImageMin Chao Choy February 18, 2021
North Korean businesses thrived in Africa despite the pressure of UN sanctions

North Korean businesses thrived in Africa despite the pressure of UN sanctions

A draft U.N. Panel of Experts report suggests North Koreans were working in Senegal and the Democratic Republic of Congo

North Korean businesses thrived in Africa despite the pressure of UN sanctions
Author ImageMin Chao Choy February 12, 2021
North Korean hackers stole $316 million in less than two years, UN report says

North Korean hackers stole $316 million in less than two years, UN report says

One DPRK cyberattack stole an estimated $275 million to $281 million in Sept. 2020

North Korean hackers stole $316 million in less than two years, UN report says
Author ImageMin Chao Choy February 10, 2021
North Korea imported up to eight times its legal fuel limit in 2020: UN report

North Korea imported up to eight times its legal fuel limit in 2020: UN report

Illicit fuel imports similar in scale to 2019, but coal exports dropped sharply after July's COVID-19 restrictions

North Korea imported up to eight times its legal fuel limit in 2020: UN report
Author ImageChad O'Carroll February 10, 2021
North Korea in Jan. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

North Korea in Jan. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

An analytical look at the main developments from Jan. 1, 2021 to Jan. 31, 2021

North Korea in Jan. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead
Author ImageNK Pro February 3, 2021
US hits North Korean official and Chinese firms with non-proliferation measures

US hits North Korean official and Chinese firms with non-proliferation measures

The State Department’s Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation last targeted a DPRK individual in 2016

US hits North Korean official and Chinese firms with non-proliferation measures
Author ImageMin Chao Choy January 25, 2021
Cigarette paper sales to North Korea go up in smoke with $2.5 million in fines

Cigarette paper sales to North Korea go up in smoke with $2.5 million in fines

An Indonesian firm was hit with two back-to-back fines for violating sanctions with cigarette papers

Cigarette paper sales to North Korea go up in smoke with $2.5 million in fines
Author ImageMin Chao Choy January 18, 2021
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