N Korea said to be breaching UN sanctions in complaint by 43 states

It has been reported that 43 states have filed a complaint with the UN Security Council North Korea Sanctions Monitoring Committee accusing N Korea of violating UN sanctions by importing 1.6m barrels of refined petroleum between January and May 2020. UN sanctions restrict these exports to 500,000 barrels per year. The complaint requests that the Committee make a determination that …

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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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