North Korea: US imposes fresh sanctions over nuclear programme

North Korea: US imposes fresh sanctions over nuclear programme
 

The US has unveiled fresh sanctions against North Korea which it says are designed to stop its funding of nuclear and ballistic missile programmes.
The measures target North Korean shipping operations and Chinese companies that trade with Pyongyang.
It comes a day after US President Donald Trump redesignated North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism.
The North is already subject to a raft of sanctions from the US, the UN and the EU.
The US has been imposing sanctions on Pyongyang since 2008, freezing the assets of individuals and companies linked to its nuclear programme and banning the... read more

 
21 November 2017 in World News, Views: 49
Source: BBC
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