Report says China exporting sand from N Korea

The Centre for Advanced Defence Studies has published a report saying that between March to August 2019, 279 vessels were identified via satellite imagery as dredging and transporting sand from North Korea’s Haeju Bay. Many of those vessels were then recorded returning to Chinese waters. Under UNSC Resolution 2397, the export of materials such as sand from N Korea is …

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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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