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UN Adopts Tough New Sanctions Against North Korea

Toughened sanctions implemented by the UN dictated member states to inspect DPRK ships and air cargo suspected of carrying banned materials and tighten scrutiny of DPRK officials and institutions engaged in illicit activities.

United Nations Approves Sanctions Against North Korean Companies

the United Nations’ Security Council approved sanctions against three North Korean state-controlled firms ordering all nations to immediately initiate a freeze on all the assets of the companies. The sanctions are being imposed for the firm’s role in the failed 13 April North Korean satellite launch.

Updated: New Sanctions Curtail Iranian Support to al Qaeda in Pakistan,...

The U.S. Treasury Department is accusing the Iranian authorities of aiding al Qaeda.