19 iunie 2019

Russia, China Block UN From Saying North Korea Violated Sanctions

thediplomat.com

Russia and China have blocked the United Nations Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against North Korea from declaring that Pyongyang breached the annual limit for importing refined petroleum products, which are key for its economy, two UN diplomats said Tuesday. The diplomats said the Russians and Chinese notified the committee before Tuesday’s deadline for objections. The United States and 25 other countries accused North Korea of violating UN sanctions by importing far more than [...]