UN Security Council adds 4 vessels to N Korea sanctions list

Cargo Ship.jpgThe UN Security Council has added 4 vessels (Billions No. 18, Ul Ji Bong 6, Rung Ra 2 and Rye Song Gang 1) to its North Korea sanctions list. The designations were made pursuant to para 6 of UNSC Resolution 2375 (2017), which imposes a UN port ban on vessels which have transported prohibited items from North Korea. UN press release here, full list of designated vessels here, and UK OFSI Notice here.

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About Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC has a wide ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. As the most recent (2016) Chambers & Partners directory put it, she "owns the world of sanctions". She spent 2011-12 in New York at Columbia Law School lecturing and writing on sanctions. She represents and advises hundreds of companies and individuals before the European and English courts and has acted in most of the leading cases, including Kadi, Tay Za, Central Bank of Iran, NITC and IRISL.

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