US issues North Korean sanctions advisory
Following observations that shipping companies evade sanctions against North Korea the US Department of State has issued a guidance.
The US guidance is containing:
• An overview of the sanctions provisions
• A list of North Korean tankers that that are known to be capable of engaging in ship to ship transfers
• Guidance on best practice how to avoid becoming engaged in illicit activities
• A list of vessels that are believed to have been engaged in unlawful trade
Members are recommended to strictly follow applicable sanctions against North Korea.
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