Security Council 1718 Sanctions Committee Amends One Entry on Its Sanctions List

On 7 March 2024, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1718 (2006) enacted the amendments, specified with strikethrough and/or underline, in the entry below on its Sanctions List of individuals and entities.

B. Entity and other groups

KPe.054 Name: MINISTRY OF THE PEOPLE’S ARMED FORCES (MPAF) MINISTRY OF NATIONAL DEFENCE A.k.a.: na a) MINISTRY OF NATIONAL DEFENSE b) MINISTRY OF DEFENCE c) MINISTRY OF DEFENSE F.k.a.: na MINISTRY OF THE PEOPLE’S ARMED FORCES (MPAF) Address: Pyongyang, Democratic People's Republic of Korea Listed on: 22 Dec. 2017 (amended on 7 Mar. 2024) Other information: The Ministry of the People’s Armed Forces The Ministry of National Defence manages the general administrative and logistical needs of the Korean People’s Army.

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