UNITED NATIONS (AP) North Koreas nuclear and missile programs remain intact and its leaders are dispersing missile assembly and testing facilities to prevent decapitation strikes, U.N. experts said in a new report.
The experts report to the Security Council, seen Tuesday by The Associated Press, says the country continues to defy U.N. sanctions, including through a massive increase in illegal ship-to-ship transfers of petroleum products and coal.
The Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea the countrys official name also continues to violate an arms embargo, a ban on luxury goods and financial sanctions, the experts said.
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