US submits watered down North Korea sanctions resolution to UN

The US has watered down its draft UN sanctions resolution targeting North Korea, in order to try and win the support of China and Russia.  Previously, the US had called for a prohibition on oil exports to North Korea, much tougher restrictions on North Koreans working abroad, enforced inspections of ships suspected of carrying cargo subject to UN sanctions, and...

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Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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