“If not blocked, North Korea will smuggle the same amount of oil as last year,” he said. The US drafted the report, but with 26 other countries urged the Security Council to conclude that Korea violated the oil import limit. and asked all UN members to stop transferring oil to North Korea in the future.
Sea shipment to Korea is not new. Previously, experts of the Punishment Committee also mentioned “the sudden increase in the number of illegal transfer of coal and petrochemical products on the sea”. However, every reaction of the United States was blocked by Russia and China at the Security Council