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Monday, October 7, 2019
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Maritime News

North Korean Fishing Boat’s Crew Rescued After Colliding with Japanese Ship

By Kiyoshi Takenaka TOKYO, Oct 7 (Reuters) – Japan rescued about 60 North Korean crew members from a fishing boat that sank after it collided with a

October 7, 2019
Total Views: 10

Friday, August 30, 2019
North Korea oil transfers at sea
Maritime News

U.S. Cracks Down on North Korean Oil Imports With New Sanctions

By Saleha Mohsin (Bloomberg) –The U.S. cracked down on illicit North Korean oil imports, sanctioning a handful of Taiwan- and Hong Kong-based companies

August 30, 2019
Total Views: 12

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
An undated image provided in a U.S. Department of Justice complaint for forfeiture released May 9, 2019 shows the North Korean vessel Wise Honest.
Maritime News

North Korea Says Impounded Ship is “Biggest Issue” in U.S. Ties

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA, May 22 (Reuters) – The U.S. seizure of a North Korean cargo ship is the biggest stumbling block to improving bilateral

May 22, 2019
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
wise honest bulk carrier
Maritime News

North Korea Warns U.S. Over Seized Ship at Rare U.N. News Conference

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, May 21 (Reuters) – North Korea stepped up its campaign on Tuesday for the United States to return a seized cargo ship

May 21, 2019
Total Views: 14

Thursday, May 9, 2019
wise honest bulk carrier
Maritime News

U.S. Seizes North Korean Bulk Carrier Accused of Violating Sanctions

By Sarah N. Lynch and Michelle Nichols May 9 (Reuters) – The United States has for the first time seized a North Korean cargo ship it accused of illicit

May 9, 2019
Total Views: 61

Thursday, November 8, 2018
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Maritime News

North Korean Worker Accuses Dutch Shipbuilder of ‘Slave-Like Conditions’

By Kieran Guilbert and Magdalena Mis LONDON, Nov 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A North Korean labourer has filed a landmark criminal complaint

November 8, 2018
Total Views: 58

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
U.S. Sanctions Russian Shipping Companies, Vessels Over North Korea Oil Transfers
Maritime News

U.S. Sanctions Russian Shipping Companies, Vessels Over North Korea Oil Transfers

WASHINGTON, Aug 21 (Reuters) – The United States on Tuesday announced sanctions on two Russian shipping companies and six vessels it said were involved

August 21, 2018
Total Views: 86

Thursday, July 12, 2018
North Korea oil transfers at sea
News

U.S. Accuses North Korea of Ship-to-Ship Oil Transfers in Breach of U.N. Sanctions, Documents Show

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, July 12 (Reuters) – The United States accused North Korea on Thursday of breaching a U.N. sanctions cap on refined

July 12, 2018
Total Views: 14

Sunday, July 1, 2018
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News

North and South Korea Reopen Maritime Communication Channel

SEOUL, July 1 (Reuters) – North and South Korea reopened a maritime communication channel on Sunday, with vessels from the two countries making radio

July 1, 2018
Total Views: 16

Friday, June 15, 2018
Trade routes of Rinko Corp
Maritime News

Tiny Japan Shipping Shares Jump On North Korea Detente Hopes

by Yoshiyuki Osada (Reuters) – Shares of small Japanese shippers jumped this week after the historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North

June 15, 2018
Total Views: 361

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Japan Says Suspected Chinese Ship Spotted Breaking North Korea Sanctions
News

Japan Says Suspected Chinese Ship Spotted Breaking North Korea Sanctions

TOKYO, May 29 (Reuters) – Japan on Tuesday said it had detected what appeared to be a Chinese-flagged vessel, 350 km (218 miles) off Shanghai, conducting

May 29, 2018
Total Views: 9

Saturday, April 28, 2018
Australia And Canada To Monitor North Korean Ships
Defense

Australia And Canada To Monitor North Korean Ships

By Alison Bevege SYDNEY, April 28 (Reuters) – Australia’s Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Saturday the country will send a military patrol

April 28, 2018
Total Views: 18

Friday, March 30, 2018
ship at anchor
Maritime News

U.N. Blacklists Dozens of Ships and Shipping Companies Over North Korea Smuggling

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, March 30 (Reuters) – The United Nations Security Council blacklisted dozens of ships and shipping companies on Friday

March 30, 2018
Total Views: 20

Friday, March 2, 2018
North Korea oil transfers at sea
News

At U.N., China Delays U.S. Bid to Blacklist Ships, Companies Over North Korea

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, March 2 (Reuters) – China delayed a U.S. request for a United Nations Security Council committee to blacklist 33

March 2, 2018
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Maldives Denies Link to North Korean Oil Transfer at Sea
Maritime News

Maldives Denies Link to North Korean Oil Transfer at Sea

COLOMBO, Feb 28 (Reuters) – Maldives on Wednesday denied a Japanese foreign ministry statement that said a Maldives-flagged vessel was used to illegally

February 28, 2018
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
North Korean Ships Change Names to Evade International Sanctions
Maritime News

North Korean Ships Change Names to Evade International Sanctions

By Kambiz Foroohar (Bloomberg) — As Washington and Seoul try to maintain a unified front against North Korea, the case of two cargo ships shows

February 27, 2018
Total Views: 158

North Korea oil transfers at sea
Maritime News

Japan Suspects North Korea of Another Sanctions Breach at Sea

TOKYO, Feb 27 (Reuters) – Japan has discovered another North Korean tanker it suspects of transferring goods with a vessel in defiance of U.N. Security

February 27, 2018
Total Views: 25

Sunday, February 25, 2018
U.S. Preparing High-Seas Crackdown on North Korea Sanctions Evaders -Sources
News

U.S. Preparing High-Seas Crackdown on North Korea Sanctions Evaders -Sources

By Matt Spetalnick, Phil Stewart and David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON, Feb 23 (Reuters) – The Trump administration and key Asian allies are preparing to

February 25, 2018
Total Views: 9

Friday, February 23, 2018
U.S. Targets Shipping Companies, Vessels in ‘Largest-Ever’ Sanctions Against North Korea
Maritime News

U.S. Targets Shipping Companies, Vessels in ‘Largest-Ever’ Sanctions Against North Korea

By Steve Holland and Christine Kim WASHINGTON/SEOUL, Feb 23 (Reuters) – The United States said on Friday it was imposing its largest package of

February 23, 2018
Total Views: 8

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
north korea olympics ferry
Interesting

North Korean Olympics Ferry Sails Past Sanctions with Karaoke, Ice Cream

By Hyonhee Shin and Elaine Lies SEOUL/MUKHO PORT, Feb 6 (Reuters) – A North Korean ferry arrived in South Korea on Tuesday carrying a 140-strong

February 6, 2018
Total Views: 48
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