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Russia US sanctions compares the “economic war”
The Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is threatening retaliation against the new sanctions against chemical attack against ex-spy in the UK.
The US sanctions against two Russian shipping companies suspected of transfer of petroleum products to North Korean ships, in violation of the U. N. security Council.
The Treasury Department said that earlier this year, a container connected to the Russian company, the 3,500 tonnes of oil for vessels flying the North Korean flag.
The Treasury said the buyer was North Korea’s Taesong Bank. The bank is the workers ‘ party of Korea’s Office 39, which is located in an illegal economic activities for the North Korean leader.
The sanctions seek to pressure North Korea to abandon its nuclear program. You block to ban the two Russian shipping companies “assets” in the United States and Americans from dealing with them.
Tuesday’s action targeted Primorye Maritime Logistics co., and Gudzon Shipping co., in the city of Vladivostok, and six of their ships.