BREAKING: OFAC designates 11 DPRK individuals, 5 entities

Earlier today, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) added the following persons: 

CHO, Il-U (a.k.a. CHO, Ch’o’l; a.k.a. CHO, Il Woo; a.k.a. JO, Chol), Korea, North; DOB 10 May 1945; POB Musan, North Hamgyo’ng Province, North Korea; nationality Korea, North; Passport 736410010 (Korea, North); Director of the Fifth Bureau of the Reconnaissance General Bureau (individual) [DPRK2]. 
 
CHO, Yon Chun (a.k.a. JO, Yon Jun), Korea, North; DOB 28 Sep 1937; First Vice Director of the Organization and Guidance Department (individual) [DPRK2]. 
 
CHOE, Chang Pong, Korea, North; DOB 02 Jun 1964; Passport 381320227 (Korea, North) expires 29 Jul 2016; Director of the Investigation Bureau of the Ministry of People’s Security (individual) [DPRK2]. 
 
CHOE, Pu Il (a.k.a. CH’OE, Pu-il; a.k.a. CHOI, Bu-il), Korea, North; DOB 06 Mar 1944; Minister of People’s Security (individual) [DPRK3] (Linked To: MINISTRY OF PEOPLE’S SECURITY). 
 
KANG, Song Nam, Korea, North; DOB 28 Jul 1962; POB North P’yo’ngan Province, North Korea; citizen Korea, North; Passport 654410025 (Korea, North) expires 14 Oct 2019; Bureau Director (individual) [DPRK3] (Linked To: MINISTRY OF STATE SECURITY). 
 
KIM, Jong Un, Korea, North; DOB 08 Jan 1984; Chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea (individual) [DPRK3]. 
 
KIM, Ki Nam, Korea, North; DOB 28 Aug 1929; Director of the Workers’ Party of Korea Propaganda and Agitation Department (individual) [DPRK2]. 
 
KIM, Kyong Ok (a.k.a. KIM, Kyong Ok), Korea, North; DOB 01 Jan 1937 to 31 Dec 1938; First Vice Director of the Organization and Guidance Department (individual) [DPRK2]. 
 
O, Chong Ok (a.k.a. O, Chong Euk; a.k.a. O, Chong-kuk), Korea, North; DOB 01 Jan 1953 to 31 Dec 1953; POB North Hamgyo’ng Province, North Korea; Director of the First Bureau of the Reconnaissance General Bureau (individual) [DPRK2]. 
 
RI, Jae Il (a.k.a. RI, Chae-Il), Korea, North; DOB 01 Jan 1934 to 31 Dec 1934; First Vice Director of the Workers’ Party of Korea Propaganda and Agitation Department (individual) [DPRK2]. 
 
RI, Song Chol (a.k.a. RI, So’ng-ch’o’l), Korea, North; DOB 15 Aug 1959; Passport 290210124 (Korea, North) expires 24 May 2015; Ministry of People’s Security Counselor (individual) [DPRK3] (Linked To: MINISTRY OF PEOPLE’S SECURITY).

and entities: 

MINISTRY OF PEOPLE’S SECURITY (a.k.a. MINISTRY OF PUBLIC SECURITY; a.k.a. “MPS”), Korea, North [DPRK3]. 
 
MINISTRY OF PEOPLE’S SECURITY CORRECTIONAL BUREAU (a.k.a. MINISTRY OF PEOPLE’S SECURITY CORRECTIONAL MANAGEMENT BUREAU; a.k.a. MINISTRY OF PEOPLE’S SECURITY PRISON BUREAU), Korea, North [DPRK3]. 
 
MINISTRY OF STATE SECURITY (a.k.a. STATE SECURITY DEPARTMENT), Korea, North [DPRK3]. 
 
MINISTRY OF STATE SECURITY PRISONS BUREAU (a.k.a. MINISTRY OF STATE SECURITY FARM BUREAU; a.k.a. MINISTRY OF STATE SECURITY FARM GUIDANCE BUREAU; a.k.a. MINISTRY OF STATE SECURITY FARMING BUREAU; a.k.a. STATE SECURITY DEPARTMENT PRISONS BUREAU), Korea, North [DPRK3]. 
 
ORGANIZATION AND GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT, Korea, North [DPRK2].

to the Specially Designated Nationals List (SDN) under the sanctions against North Korea.

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OFAC Notice

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