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North Korea evades international sanctions with a network of companies

North Korea evades international sanctions with a network of companies

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North Korea evades international sanctions against the country by means of an advanced network of companies abroad.

The country, the system can, among other maintain because North Korea through imaginative detours still has access to the international banking system. That is to read in a report of the United Nations (UN) that will soon appear.

North Korea has to do with heavy sanctions and a strict arms embargo. The measures have been imposed by the UN to the nuclear program of North Korea to frustrate. In the report are not yet known, interception of military communicatiematerieel, that was on its way from North Korea to Eritrea, described.

“Different parties operate still out of the sanctions in order by making use of people who are well trained in the cross-border transport of money, people and goods, including weapons”, as stated in the report.

 

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