US, partners sanction North Korea over satellite launch

By Daphne Psaledakis, David Brunnstrom and Christopher Bing
Updated December 1 2023 - 9:10am, first published 9:07am
North Korea launch the Malligyong-1, a military spy satellite, into orbit last week. (AP PHOTO)
North Korea launch the Malligyong-1, a military spy satellite, into orbit last week. (AP PHOTO)

The United States has targeted North Korea with fresh sanctions after its launch of a spy satellite last week, designating foreign-based agents it accused of facilitating sanctions evasion, including revenue and technology for its weapons of mass destruction program.

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