New UN sanctions on North Korea: what do they mean?

New UN sanctions on North Korea: what do they mean?The UN Security Council has unanimously adopted new sanctions on North Korea, including restrictions on oil shipments, to punish Pyongyang for its sixth and largest nuclear test. Here are some key questions on UNSC resolution 2375, and its attempt to end the North’s nuclear weapons and missile programmes. The new resolution ends natural gas shipments to North Korea, caps crude oil shipments at their current levels, and puts a ceiling on refined oil products such as petrol and diesel.



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