Weapons of Mass Construction

Weapons of Mass Construction

Diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union (the predecessor state to the Russian Federation) and North Korea date back to 1948,...
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COURAGEOUS seizure ends in turm-oil for Huang

COURAGEOUS seizure ends in turm-oil for Huang

Despite the UN Security Council imposed sanctions, there is plenty of evidence to suggest that trading and business still happens...
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Smuggled cigarettes keep nuke program alight

Smuggled cigarettes keep nuke program alight

Smoking and North Korea go hand in hand. According to a World Health Organization report in 2019, 46.1% of males...
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COVID-19 not the only health crisis the DPRK is suffering

COVID-19 not the only health crisis the DPRK is suffering

North Korea's continued pursuit of a ballistic nuclear weapon program, along with the UN security council-imposed sanctions it faces, regularly...
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DPRK Orphans Left Out in the Coal-d

DPRK Orphans Left Out in the Coal-d

Since 2017 the United Nations has listed coal amongst the goods and services sanctioned against North Korea as shown in...
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North Koreans working in restaurants overseas continue to feed Kim Jong Un’s regime

North Koreans working in restaurants overseas continue to feed Kim Jong Un’s regime

As reported many times previously, current UN sanctions imposed upon the DPRK limits the import of crude oil and refined...
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North Korea Continues To Receive Sanctioned Oil With Help From Panama Registered Tanker SUNWARD

North Korea Continues To Receive Sanctioned Oil With Help From Panama Registered Tanker SUNWARD

As reported previously, Pyongyang papers has been hard at work investigating and exposing oil smuggling and sanctions evading activities through...
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Luxury Goods in the DPRK

Luxury Goods in the DPRK

There are many images of Kim Jong-Un enjoying a ride in a luxury sanctioned vehicle in recent years and the...
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1000 North Korean citizens ready to travel despite sanctions

1000 North Korean citizens ready to travel despite sanctions

In December 2017, The UN Security Council implemented resolution 2397 as the DPRK regime were generating foreign export earnings to...
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North Korean Workers Leave Cambodia & Relocate to China

North Korean Workers Leave Cambodia & Relocate to China

A relationship between North Korea and Cambodia has been in place since 1965 when Cambodia's Norodom Sihanouk met Kim-Il Sung....
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On this site you will find a searchable index of individuals and entities with links to North Korea sanctioned by the UN, regional bodies or individual countries. We have also collated information from across the Internet including sourced from the international press, think tanks and pressure groups who have conducted their own investigations into DPRK sanctions evasion.

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Visit @pyongyangpapers to read our latest article which investigates #DPRK workers overseas in #Russia despite UN #sanctions
https://pyongyangpapers.com/investigations/weapons-of-mass-construction/

Koreas talk on hotline restored after North’s missile tests #DPRK #NorthKorea https://apnews.com/article/seoul-south-korea-north-korea-7ee05e6c8defa9e60575e6372bb02513

North Korea joins race for new hypersonic #missile with latest test #DPRK https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/north-korea-says-it-test-fired-new-hypersonic-missile-kcna-2021-09-28/

#DPRK receives illicit oil from #COURAGEOUS vessel despite UN #sanctions. @pyongyangpapers investigate the Taiwanese criminal gang linked to the #COURAGEOUS in our most recent article https://pyongyangpapers.com/uncategorized/courageous-seizure-ends-in-turm-oil-for-huang/

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