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UN agency granted sanctions exemption to help improve ‘food security’ in DPRK
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UN agency granted sanctions exemption to help improve ‘food security’ in DPRK

Food and Agriculture Organization gets green light to send support for farming sector amid reports of drought

UN agency granted sanctions exemption to help improve ‘food security’ in DPRK
Ifang BremerIfang Bremer May 16, 2022
China and Russia block UN condemnation of latest North Korea missile tests
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China and Russia block UN condemnation of latest North Korea missile tests

Chinese ambassador tells the US to drop false belief in the ‘magical powers of sanctions’

China and Russia block UN condemnation of latest North Korea missile tests
Ethan JewellEthan Jewell May 12, 2022
Why the risks of an Omicron outbreak in North Korea are getting worse
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Why the risks of an Omicron outbreak in North Korea are getting worse

Spikes in neighboring countries, economic impact on China and a stagnant containment strategy add to old problems

Why the risks of an Omicron outbreak in North Korea are getting worse
Chad O'CarrollChad O'Carroll May 11, 2022
Why is North Korea keeping silent on its latest missile tests?
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Why is North Korea keeping silent on its latest missile tests?

Experts suggest a range of explanations, including hesitance in Pyongyang to disclose details of its weapons programs

Why is North Korea keeping silent on its latest missile tests?
Chaewon ChungChaewon Chung May 11, 2022
US designates virtual currency mixer for North Korea sanctions evasion
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US designates virtual currency mixer for North Korea sanctions evasion

Blender.io used to launder $20 million from March 2021 Axle Infinity heist, State Department says

US designates virtual currency mixer for North Korea sanctions evasion
Chad O'CarrollChad O'Carroll May 7, 2022
ROK defense, foreign minister nominees discuss North Korea ICBMs and sanctions
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ROK defense, foreign minister nominees discuss North Korea ICBMs and sanctions

Lee Jong-sup and Park Jin participated in parliamentary hearings ahead of president-elect Yoon Suk-yeol’s inauguration

ROK defense, foreign minister nominees discuss North Korea ICBMs and sanctions
Jeongmin KimJeongmin Kim May 5, 2022
US doesn’t exclude more missile defense in South Korea after North’s latest test
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US doesn’t exclude more missile defense in South Korea after North’s latest test

Washington condemns Wednesday’s ballistic missile launch from Pyongyang as violation of UN Security Council resolutions

US doesn’t exclude more missile defense in South Korea after North’s latest test
Ethan JewellEthan Jewell May 5, 2022
One country, one system: How North Korea-Hong Kong ties pivot around China
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One country, one system: How North Korea-Hong Kong ties pivot around China

Hong Kong-based entities continue to be key nodes in Kim Jong Un’s sanctions-busting and money laundering schemes

One country, one system: How North Korea-Hong Kong ties pivot around China
Oliver JiaOliver Jia May 4, 2022
Yoon vows to innovate capabilities to counter North Korea nuke, missile threats
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Yoon vows to innovate capabilities to counter North Korea nuke, missile threats

President-elect’s transition committee releases 110 national tasks including inter-Korean, foreign and defense policies

Yoon vows to innovate capabilities to counter North Korea nuke, missile threats
Jeongmin KimJeongmin Kim May 4, 2022
US to ‘move forward’ with new UN sanctions on North Korea this month: US envoy
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US to ‘move forward’ with new UN sanctions on North Korea this month: US envoy

Resolution expected to further constrain DPRK fuel trade but will likely run up against Chinese and Russia vetoes

US to ‘move forward’ with new UN sanctions on North Korea this month: US envoy
Ethan JewellEthan Jewell May 4, 2022
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