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Sanctions

Information related to sanctions developments

U.S. sanctions Egyptian entity, others for North Korea dealings

U.S. sanctions Egyptian entity, others for North Korea dealings

Apparent consignee of RPG shipment aboard Jie Shun sanctioned by State Department

U.S. sanctions Egyptian entity, others for North Korea dealings
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald May 11, 2018
Togo, Belize, and Sierra Leone continue to provide flags to DPRK-linked ships
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Togo, Belize, and Sierra Leone continue to provide flags to DPRK-linked ships

Togo and Sierra Leone registries share Dalian-based agents

Togo, Belize, and Sierra Leone continue to provide flags to DPRK-linked ships
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne May 10, 2018
Seoul seeking to fast track IFI funding for North Korea projects: minister

Seoul seeking to fast track IFI funding for North Korea projects: minister

ROK finance minister says EBRD President expressed support for cooperation should DPRK open up

Seoul seeking to fast track IFI funding for North Korea projects: minister
Dagyum Ji
Dagyum Ji May 9, 2018
Tissot watches still for sale in Pyongyang, despite UN Security Council sanctions

Tissot watches still for sale in Pyongyang, despite UN Security Council sanctions

Image reveals high-end luxury goods being sold in the North Korean capital

Tissot watches still for sale in Pyongyang, despite UN Security Council sanctions
Tia Han May 8, 2018
The Panmunjom Declaration in light of UN Security Council sanctions
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The Panmunjom Declaration in light of UN Security Council sanctions

Many of the proposals would fall foul of the UN - but some flexibility could reasonably be granted

The Panmunjom Declaration in light of UN Security Council sanctions
Tristan Webb
Tristan Webb May 4, 2018
How North Korea’s global exports nosedived in 2017
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How North Korea’s global exports nosedived in 2017

Low revenues did not, however, dampen the DPRK's demand for foreign-made goods

How North Korea’s global exports nosedived in 2017
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne May 4, 2018
China, South Korea allow ships owned by sanctioned companies into their ports

China, South Korea allow ships owned by sanctioned companies into their ports

Activity could breach UN resolutions, which call for port bans

China, South Korea allow ships owned by sanctioned companies into their ports
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne May 3, 2018
Inter-Korean office in Kaesong not part of plan to reopen KIC: unification minister

Inter-Korean office in Kaesong not part of plan to reopen KIC: unification minister

Cho Myoung-gyon says it is "a relief" to be holding talks with Kim Jong Un

Inter-Korean office in Kaesong not part of plan to reopen KIC: unification minister
Dagyum Ji
Dagyum Ji May 1, 2018
North Korea’s exports remain low in March: data
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North Korea’s exports remain low in March: data

DPRK increased imports by USD$40 million during same period as trade deficit deepened

North Korea’s exports remain low in March: data
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne April 30, 2018
How sanctions are likely changing North Korea’s strategic calculus
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How sanctions are likely changing North Korea’s strategic calculus

Pyongyang is using both diplomacy and illicit revenue streams to mitigate the impact of UNSC measures

How sanctions are likely changing North Korea’s strategic calculus
Jonathan R. Corrado
Jonathan R. Corrado April 30, 2018