An image released by Japan’s defence ministry purporting to show a small vessel of unknown nationality lying alongside a North Korean-flagged tanker last month in the East China Sea. Photo: Handout

China and Russia thwart US-led bid to call out North Korea on UN sanctions violations

  • Pyongyang’s main suppliers of petroleum products block Security Council committee declaration of cap breach
Topic |   North Korea sanctions

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An image released by Japan’s defence ministry purporting to show a small vessel of unknown nationality lying alongside a North Korean-flagged tanker last month in the East China Sea. Photo: Handout
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