Russian foreign Ministry: US statement on the failure of Russia to the sanctions against the DPRK are not justified


NEW DELHI, January 18. /TASS/. Secretary Rex Tillerson about the failure of Moscow, the sanctions against Pyongyang are completely untrue, the Russian Federation fulfills its obligations in full. This was stated on Thursday in an interview with TASS Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Igor Morgulov.

“These accusations the United States is not justified, – said the diplomat. – Russia fulfilled its obligations under the relevant resolutions of the UN Security Council in full volume”.

Morgulov added that the UN did not show Moscow claims on the execution by Russia of sanctions against North Korea. “The relevant sanctions committees of the UN do not show to us any claims [regarding the implementation of sanctions against the DPRK],” said the diplomat.

Earlier, the US Secretary of state said that Washington has evidence that Moscow does not fulfill all the sanctions imposed against Pyongyang, in particular those relating to fuel supply.

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