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US imposes new sanctions over North Korea’s nuke weapons program

The US slapped new sanctions on a range of entities and individuals on Wednesday over their alleged links to North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs. The Treasury Department issued a statement in Washington announcing that it’s sanctioning nine entities, including two Chinese firms, 16 North Korean individuals and six North Korean vessels. “Treasury continues […]