New York City/Washington DC: A report by the UN’s independent Panel of Experts on the implementation of UN sanctions on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (D.P.R.K.) demonstrates the need for continued vigilance against entities involved in that country’s sanctions evasion activity.
The report, released on 12 March, provides timely, relevant, and impartial analysis that helps governments around the world to take decisive action continued vigilance against entities involved in sanctions evasion vis-a-vis North Korea.
The United States has welcomed the release of the report by the UN’s independent Panel of Experts and said that it takes allegations of UN sanctions violations seriously, and all Member States are expected to fully implement UN Security Council resolutions.
International unity in implementing these sanctions continues to hamper the D.P.R.K.’s ability to further its illegal weapons of mass destruction programs and sends the message that the D.P.R.K. will be economically and diplomatically isolated until it denuclearizes.