North Korea: `Pyongyang’ is Developing Complicated Financial Counter Measures making ` Prohibited Goods ‘ difficult to track’

#AceWorldNews North Korea has developed sophisticated techniques to circumvent UN sanctions, according to a UN report.

The methods include the suspected use of its embassies to facilitate an illegal trade in weapons, the report, compiled by a panel of eight UN experts, said.

It is part of an annual accounting of North Korea’s compliance with UN sanctions imposed in response to the banned nuclear and missile programs.

The document said Pyongyang was also making use of more complicated financial counter measures that made the country’s purchase of prohibited goods more difficult to track.



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