Menu
News

Aussie charged as North Korean ‘agent’

A SYDNEY man is behind bars accused of supporting North Korea by allegedly brokering sales and discussing the supply of weapons of mass destruction.

The Australian Federal Police said the 59-year-old has been charged for allegedly acting as an economic agent for Democratic Republic of Korea in Australia, in breach of both United Nations and Australian sanctions.

 

ABC has reported the man was arrested and charged in Sydney yesterday and is expected to face Parramatta Bail Court later today.

AFP Assistant Commissioner Neil Gaughan will address media later today.

MORE TO COME

Topics:  australian federal police charge north korea sydney weapons brokering



Police reveal details of dramatic pursuit across Ipswich

NSW police generic arrest, gun ,shooting. 28 July 2017

Head rests, bricks, spare tyre hurled at police car

BACK TO SCHOOL: Don't get caught out by police radars

READY: Inspector Michael Ede warns drivers of 40km/h school zone coming back into play.

Traffic units will be out in force from Monday onwards

Local Partners