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New unilateral sanctions against North Korea approved by the GOJ

  • 2016-02-12 15:00:00
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(Mainichi: February 11, 2016 – p. 1)

 

 Note: Asterisk indicates sanctions that were lifted in July 2014 and are now being reinstated or strengthened.

 

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Current

Reinstated*

· Ban on entry into Japan of North Korean nationals

· Ban on reentry into Japan of North Korean authorities residing in Japan, et al. (Expansion of list of such persons)

· Advisory discouraging Japanese nationals from traveling to North Korea

· Ban on landing on Japanese soil of crewmembers et al. of DPRK-registered vessels

· Suspension of travel to North Korea by Japanese national civil servants

· Ban on reentry into Japan of foreign nationals residing in Japan who have received a final sentence for violating the ban on trade to North Korea

· Ban on entry of DPRK-registered vessels into Japanese ports (except for humanitarian purposes)

Strengthened*

· Ban on entry of all North Korean-registered vessels into Japanese ports

· Threshold for compulsory reporting of cash carried into DPRK: Over 1 million yen

· Threshold for compulsory reporting of cash carried into DPRK: Over 100,000 yen

· Threshold for compulsory reporting of remittances from Japan to DPRK: Over 30 million yen

· Ban on all remittances from Japan to DPRK, except for remittances of a maximum of 100,000 yen for humanitarian purposes

New

· Ban on reentry into Japan of foreign engineers of nuclear and missile technologies who live in Japan if they visit North Korea

· Ban on entry of third country-registered vessels that have visited ports in North Korea

· Ban on export and import of all items

Continued

· Ban on export and import of all items

· Ban on North Korea charter flights

· Ban on North Korea charter flights

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