A woman walks past a screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul in March. Photo: AFPA woman walks past a screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul in March. Photo: AFP
A woman walks past a screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul in March. Photo: AFP

US indicts five Chinese and 28 North Koreans over US$2.5 billion in illegal funds for Pyongyang’s nuclear programme

  • They are accused of acting as agents of the country’s Foreign Trade Bank in what would be the largest such sanctions violations case ever
  • Transactions took place in China, Russia, Libya and Thailand, and many of those charged were bank employees, including two ex-presidents
Topic |   North Korea
A woman walks past a screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul in March. Photo: AFPA woman walks past a screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul in March. Photo: AFP
A woman walks past a screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul in March. Photo: AFP
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