U.S. sanctions North Korean ambassador to Myanmar, three others

Reuters News
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Posted: Nov 13, 2015 10:31 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has sanctioned North Korea's ambassador to Myanmar as well as three other North Koreans it said had ties to a mining corporation.

The U.S. Treasury Department posted the sanctions on its website, listing the ambassador, Kim Sok Chol, as well as the others it said were linked to the Korea Mining Development Trading Corporation.

(Reporting by Washington Newsroom)