April 16, 2024

Sanctions

Information related to sanctions developments

North Korea linked ship sails into S. Korean waters
NK PRO

North Korea linked ship sails into S. Korean waters

Vessel stops within a few hundred meters of another vessel, sanctioned by the U.S.

North Korea linked ship sails into S. Korean waters
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne September 19, 2016
Air Koryo: Implicated but not yet designated
NK PRO

Air Koryo: Implicated but not yet designated

Concerns over commercial and evidentiary issues likely preventing designations

Air Koryo: Implicated but not yet designated
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald September 16, 2016
After the fifth nuke test, a new sanctions crackdown?

After the fifth nuke test, a new sanctions crackdown?

Experts divided on best way to respond further DPRK provocation

After the fifth nuke test, a new sanctions crackdown?
Oliver Hotham
Oliver Hotham September 16, 2016
Gold diggers: A Hong Kong company in North Korea?
NK PRO

Gold diggers: A Hong Kong company in North Korea?

Investigation suggests Hong Kong company could be in breach of sanctions

Gold diggers: A Hong Kong company in North Korea?
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne September 15, 2016
After THAAD, could China sanction South Korea?

After THAAD, could China sanction South Korea?

Originally thought to bring China onside, THAAD deployment has alienated an essential partner

After THAAD, could China sanction South Korea?
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov September 6, 2016
North Korean coal exports up, iron ore quadruples since February
NK PRO

North Korean coal exports up, iron ore quadruples since February

Resolution 2270's livelihood exception under strain as exports continue to move across the border

North Korean coal exports up, iron ore quadruples since February
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne September 1, 2016
How sanctions are – and aren’t – affecting aid work in North Korea

How sanctions are – and aren’t – affecting aid work in North Korea

Humanitarian impact may not be entirely due to sanctions, investigation shows

How sanctions are – and aren’t – affecting aid work in North Korea
Justin Rohrlich
Justin Rohrlich August 31, 2016
The death of a North Korean king?

The death of a North Korean king?

Latest defections suggest North Korea is just a spark away from an uncontrollable conflagration

The death of a North Korean king?
John Lee
John Lee August 26, 2016
Why increasing numbers of senior officials are fleeing North Korea

Why increasing numbers of senior officials are fleeing North Korea

Purge fears, reduced political enthusiasm and concern over national prospects all key factors

Why increasing numbers of senior officials are fleeing North Korea
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov August 24, 2016
North Korea sanctions: We’ve seen nothing yet

North Korea sanctions: We’ve seen nothing yet

Not since Korean War has a Kim faced a foreign adversary willing to risk destruction of the regime

North Korea sanctions: We’ve seen nothing yet
Gordon G. Chang
Gordon G. Chang August 23, 2016