The US asked the UN to freeze the assets of Agrosoyuz Commercial Bank for allegedly helping North Korea evade financial sanctions. Photo: Handout

China helps Russia thwart US bid to freeze bank’s assets over ‘North Korea sanctions dodge’

Beijing and Moscow show willingness to cooperate after US request for UN sanctions committee to act against Russian bank and North Korean official

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The US asked the UN to freeze the assets of Agrosoyuz Commercial Bank for allegedly helping North Korea evade financial sanctions. Photo: Handout
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