Economic Sanctions: China Takes First Steps To Tame North Korea
In a bid to reduce criticism of its relation with North Korea and reduce tension in the region, china is imposing new harsh sanctions on North Korea. This includes limited exports of refined petroleum products from October 1, and ban on condensates and liquefied natural gas immediately. china will also ban textitles importation from North Korea.
This will be a big blow to the North Korean regime and will be welcomed in Washington.