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Wednesday, August 12, 2009

US imposes sanctions on North Korean bank

US imposes sanctions on North Korean bank
Washington (AFP) Aug 11, 2009 - The United States slapped sanctions Tuesday on a bank in nuclear-armed North Korea for providing services to institutions blacklisted for links to the communist nation's illicit weapons programs. The Treasury said that the assets of Korea Kwangson Banking Corp (KKBC) would be frozen and Americans prohibited from engaging in transactions with the bank in a bid to isolate it from the US ... more

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