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US senators call for full implementation of sanctions on N. Korea - Yonhap News

US senators call for full implementation of sanctions on N. KoreaYonhap NewsWASHINGTON, March 31 (Yonhap) -- U.S. senators urged the State and the Treasury departments Friday to fully implement sanctions on North Korea, highlighting the "urgency" of nuclear and missile threats from the communist nation. Sen. Cory Gardner ...and more »

US Puts Sanctions on North Korean Agents - Wall Street Journal (subscription) (blog)

US Puts Sanctions on North Korean AgentsWall Street Journal (subscription) (blog)The U.S. Treasury Department said Friday it put sanctions on North Korean nationals working as agents of the Pyongyang government in Russia, China, Vietnam and Cuba. The sanctions designations come amid a ratcheting up of rhetoric between ...and more »

US State Department Says Sanctions Alone Not Enough to Stop Iran's Missile Program - Iran Focus;

US State Department Says Sanctions Alone Not Enough to Stop Iran's Missile Program - Iran Focus

Iran FocusUS State Department Says Sanctions Alone Not Enough to Stop Iran's Missile ProgramIran FocusLondon, 31 Mar - Earlier this month the new White House administration announced a large package of sanctions targeting Iran, Syria, and North Korea for their efforts to transfer illicit materials and technology. The sanctions targeted 30 entities in ...and more »

US designates entity, individuals linked to N. Korea's WMD - Kuwait News Agency

US designates entity, individuals linked to N. Korea's WMDKuwait News AgencyWASHINGTON, March 31 (KUNA) -- US Department of Treasury designated a coal company and 11 individuals for supporting North Korea's programs to develop weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and continued violation of UN Security Council resolutions.and more »

Treasury Department sanctions North Korean firm, individuals with alleged ties to nuclear weapons program - Washington Post;

Treasury Department sanctions North Korean firm, individuals with alleged ties to nuclear weapons program - Washington Post

Washington PostTreasury Department sanctions North Korean firm, individuals with alleged ties to nuclear weapons programWashington PostPresident Trump's administration issued sanctions Friday against a North Korean business and 11 North Korean nationals who it said were tied to Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program and the financial networks that support it. The sanctions, brought by ...and more »

(LEAD) US imposes fresh sanctions on 1 N. Korean company, 11 individuals - Yonhap News

(LEAD) US imposes fresh sanctions on 1 N. Korean company, 11 individualsYonhap NewsWASHINGTON, March 31 (Yonhap) -- The United States blacklisted one North Korean trading firm and 11 individuals Friday as it further tightens the financial screws on Pyongyang over its nuclear and missile programs. Paeksol Trading Corp. was sanctioned ...and more »

US sanctions North Koreans in response to missile tests - The Independent;

US sanctions North Koreans in response to missile tests - The Independent

The IndependentUS sanctions North Koreans in response to missile testsThe Independentmissile-getty.jpg This undated picture released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) via KNS on March 7, 2017 shows the launch of four ballistic missiles by the Korean People's Army (KPA) during a military drill at an undisclosed location ...and more »

US Sanctions North Koreans It Links To Weapons, Financial Networks - NDTV;

US Sanctions North Koreans It Links To Weapons, Financial Networks - NDTV

NDTVUS Sanctions North Koreans It Links To Weapons, Financial NetworksNDTVWashington: The United States on Friday sanctioned 11 North Koreans and one North Korean company for their links to the country's weapons programs, banks and commodities trade, the US Treasury said. It said the people were working as agents of North ...and more »

U.S. sanctions 11 North Koreans - Arutz Sheva;

U.S. sanctions 11 North Koreans - Arutz Sheva

Arutz ShevaU.S. sanctions 11 North KoreansArutz ShevaTreasury sanctions 11 North Koreans and one North Korean company for their links to the country's weapons programs. Contact Editor. Ben Ariel, Canada, 31/03/17 21:54. Share. Send To Friend. You need to fill your name, your email and your friend's email.and more »

US increase sanctions on North Korea over nuclear program - The New Indian Express;

US increase sanctions on North Korea over nuclear program - The New Indian Express

The New Indian ExpressUS increase sanctions on North Korea over nuclear programThe New Indian ExpressNorth Korean flag flutters behind razor wire on top of a wall at North Korean Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. AP. WASHINGTON: The US Treasury hit 11 North Korean business representatives and an industrial firm with sanctions Friday, seeking to ...and more »

US adds 3 residents of Russia to North Korea sanctions list - Trend News Agency;

US adds 3 residents of Russia to North Korea sanctions list - Trend News Agency

Trend News AgencyUS adds 3 residents of Russia to North Korea sanctions listTrend News AgencyThe United States added three North Korean nationals living in Russia to its North Korea sanctions list, the US Treasury Department Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) said on Friday, Sputnik reported. The three North Korean nationals Chun Yong ...and more »

U.S. sanctions North Koreans linked to weapons of mass destruction - UPI.com;

U.S. sanctions North Koreans linked to weapons of mass destruction - UPI.com

UPI.comU.S. sanctions North Koreans linked to weapons of mass destructionUPI.comTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, speaking during the daily press briefing at the White House on February 14, announced sanctions against 11 agents Linked to North Korea's weapons of mass destruction proliferation and financial networks and one entity.and more »

US Sanctions North Korea, Russia, China Over Nuke Weapons Program - Washington Free Beacon;

US Sanctions North Korea, Russia, China Over Nuke Weapons Program - Washington Free Beacon

Washington Free BeaconUS Sanctions North Korea, Russia, China Over Nuke Weapons ProgramWashington Free BeaconThe Trump administration announced on Friday that it had leveled a package of new economic sanctions against North Korea, Russia, and China over efforts by individuals in these countries to support an illicit nuclear arms network that feeds North Korea ...and more »

Treasury Department announces new sanctions against North Korea - The Week Magazine

Treasury Department announces new sanctions against North KoreaThe Week MagazineThe U.S. Treasury Department on Friday announced sanctions against 11 North Korean individuals and one North Korean entity in response to North Korea's ongoing nuclear weapons testing and its violations of United Nations Security Council resolutions.and more »

Donald Trump administration hits North Koreans with sanctions over WMD program - Washington Times;

Donald Trump administration hits North Koreans with sanctions over WMD program - Washington Times

Washington TimesDonald Trump administration hits North Koreans with sanctions over WMD programWashington TimesIn this file image made from video released by KRT on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, North Korea launches four missiles in an undisclosed location North Korea. (KRT via AP Video, File) more >. View Comments Print. By Dave Boyer - The Washington Times ...and more »

US targets North Korean agents with sanctions in response to missile tests - USA TODAY;

US targets North Korean agents with sanctions in response to missile tests - USA TODAY

USA TODAYUS targets North Korean agents with sanctions in response to missile testsUSA TODAYWASHINGTON — The U.S. Treasury froze the assets of 11 agents of the North Korean government Friday in response to the regime's continued development of a nuclear missile program. The sanctions target North Korean agents working in Russia, China, ...and more »

Heritage Expert Testifies Before Congress on North Korea - Heritage.org;

Heritage Expert Testifies Before Congress on North Korea - Heritage.org

Heritage.orgHeritage Expert Testifies Before Congress on North KoreaHeritage.orgThe security situation on the Korean peninsula is dire and worsening. It prompted the House Foreign Affairs Committee to convene a hearing to discuss ways Congress can address an increasingly belligerent North Korea. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., the ...and more »

US passes strengthened version of legislation sanctioning North Korea - The Hankyoreh;

US passes strengthened version of legislation sanctioning North Korea - The Hankyoreh

The HankyorehUS passes strengthened version of legislation sanctioning North KoreaThe HankyorehThe US House Foreign Affairs Committee unanimously passed a stiffer version of existing legislation sanctioning North Korea at a plenary session on Mar. 29. The passage of the Korean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act came eight days after ...and more »

Press Releases: Senior State Department Officials on Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act (INKSNA ... - Newsroom America

Press Releases: Senior State Department Officials on Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act (INKSNA ...Newsroom AmericaMODERATOR: Thank you very much, and thanks to everyone who joined us this afternoon for our background conference call with senior State Department officials on the Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act sanctions. We have two speakers this ...and more »