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U.S. targets North Korea`s missile, nuclear activities
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(NORTH, KOREA, NUCLEAR, TREASURY, ELECTRONICS, WHICH)


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States said on Tuesday it had cracked down on companies involved in North Korea`s suspected missile proliferation and in purchases of equipment that could be used in a nuclear weapons program. The Treasury and State Departments said they had targeted Iran`s Hong Kong Electronics and North Korea`s Namchongang Trading Corporation under an executive order that would freeze their U.S. assets and bar U.S. firms from dealing with them. The move appeared aimed at isolating the companies from the U.S. financial and commercial systems and, by extension, from other coun... read more

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