South Korean NGO granted North Korea sanctions exemption

The UN Security Council 1718 Sanctions Committee (DPRK) has granted an exemption from UN sanctions to Greentree International, a South Korean NGO, for 6 months. The exemption allows the NGO to import items required to carry out a project entitled “the Agricultural Rehabilitation Project for physical-psychological development and recovery of people with disabilities”. Items to install a greenhouse, including seeds, …

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About Michael O'Kane

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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