By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

South Korean ship held for providing oil to DPRK

Yesterday (3 April), the South Korean Foreign Ministry reported that a South Korean ship has been held since October 2018 over allegations of its use to supply oil to DPRK through illicit ship-to-ship transfers in the East China Sea in September 2017. This is the first South Korean ship detained over violations of international sanctions against DPRK, however, three foreign…...

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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters &...

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