The State Department indicated that "today's designations of three senior members of the North Korean government follow actions taken March 7 by the US Government against China-based representatives of the Korea Mining Development Corporation (KOMID) and Tanchon Commercial Bank (TCB).
For its part, the Treasury indicated that today's designations of FTB and a senior member of the North Korean government also follow actions taken March 7 by the Treasury Department against China-based representatives of the Korea Mining Development Corporation (KOMID) and Tanchon Commercial Bank (TCB).
The three, all in China, are Mun Chong Chol, a representative of Tanchon
Commercial Bank, and Yon Chong Nam and Ko Chol Chae, both representatives of Korea Mining Development Corp.
The third individual Mun Chong Chol of Tanchon
Commercial Bank which is described as the North's main "financial entity for sales of conventional arms, ballistic missiles" and related goods.
member-states to freeze the assets of two defense-related companies --Korea Mining Development Trading Corporation and Korea Ryonbong General Corporation -- along with the Tanchon
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Like floatplanes in earlier years, helicopters increased the accuracy of naval gunfire by serving as aerial spotters, a task that began in the war's early months when the cruiser Helena (CA 75) employed an HO3S helicopter for spotting as she fired her guns on targets near Tanchon
The sanctions mean Amroggang and Tanchon Commercial Bank President Kim Tong Myong will face a freeze of any assets in the United States and be banned from doing business with U.
Tanchon has also been involved in ballistic missile transactions from KOMID to Iran's Shahid Hemmat Industrial Group.
Accepting the award for Kelly Services were Jim Tanchon
, senior vice president, global sales, and Mike Shebak, vice president, Kelly IT Resources.