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In the black list, proposed by Washington, consisted of 21 shipping company, 27 ships and one individual that are associated with illegal transportation of crude oil and coal.

The UN security Council on Friday, March 30, at the request of the US imposed new sanctions against North Korea, according to Reuters.

In the black list made by the shipping company 21, 27 ships and one private entity in connection with accusations of smuggling in North Korean goods, mainly oil and coal.

The assets of shipping companies, which include companies based in Hong Kong, Singapore, Samoa, the Marshall Islands and Panama, should now be frozen.

An individual, which touched on the limits, is a Taiwanese businessman who organized the smuggling of North Korean coal to bypass UN sanctions.

It is noted that the current sanctions − the largest since December, 2017 . New restrictions imposed on the background of preparation of the first ever meeting of the US President with the leader of North Korea.

As reported Корреспондент.neton 22 December the UN security Council adopted a resolution which imposes new sanctions against North Korea. The document is almost completely restricts the ability of the DPRK’s import of refined petroleum products, prohibits the purchase of Pyongyang’s food, machines and equipment, and to put in the country transport ships and industrial equipment.

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