French navy hunts for North Korean contraband smuggled on the high seas

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “French navy hunts for North Korean contraband smuggled on the high seas” – below is their description.

A French naval force has been engaged in reconnaissance missions on the Yellow Sea since 2018 to look out for signs of contraband being smuggled in and out of North Korea. The surveillance team is part of an international mission enforcing United Nations sanctions on Pyongyang. Since 2006, North Korea has been subject to various measures that ban it from exporting materials, such as coal, iron and lead as well as seafood.

Support us:

https://subscribe.scmp.com

South China Morning Post YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

About This Source - South China Morning Post

The South China Morning Post (SCMP), with its Sunday edition, the Sunday Morning Post, is a Hong Kong-based English-language newspaper founded in 1903. It is Hong Kong’s newspaper of record, owned by Alibaba Group.

Recent from South China Morning Post:

  • Tonga still cut off from outside world after massive undersea volcano eruption
  • Boxes of fireworks accidentally set off by car crash in China
  • Tickets to Beijing Winter Olympics will not be sold to public amid Omicron fears
  • In This Story: North Korea

    North Korea, officially the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia constituting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula.

    Pyongyang is the country’s capital and largest city.

    4 Recent Items: North Korea

  • Why Western media loves a crazy North Korea story – BBC News
  • Experts on what North Korea’s series of missile tests may mean
  • North Korea launches 4th ballistic missile this month
  • Japan Condemns North Korea Over Suspected Missile Launches
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

    Posting....