Russia Urges U.N. To Ease Sanctions On North Korea

Jul 18, 2018

Russia wants the U.N. Security Council to think about easing sanctions on North Korea.Reuters reports Russia’s envoy to North Korea said a conversation about easing sanctions is logical.The U.N. Security Council has unanimously boosted sanctions on North Korea since 2006.This has been in a effort to choke off funding for Pyongyang’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs.The UN banned exports including coal, iron, lead, textiles and seafood.