Japan notifies UN of suspected fuel transfers by North Korean tankerChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 19, 2019
Japan’s foreign ministry said it has notified the United Nations Security Council of suspected ship-to-ship fuel transfers by a North Korean-flagged tanker in the East China Sea.
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“Following a comprehensive assessment, the government of Japan strongly suspects that they conducted ship-to-ship transfers banned by United Nations Security Council Resolution,” Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.
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