Blinken called a Russian company a supplier for the DPRK missile program

Blinken called the Parsec company an important source of goods for the DPRK missile program. The US Treasury Department imposed sanctions against Parsek LLC for ties with North Korea. Blinken said that the company and its development director Roman Alar, who also fell under the sanctions, participated in the supply of goods to the DPRK for the missile program

Anthony Blinken

The Russian company Parsek, which hit under American sanctions, & mdash; a key source of goods and technology for the DPRK's missile program, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said in a statement.

On January 12, the US Treasury Department imposed sanctions against Parsek LLC registered in Moscow, as well as against Russian citizen Roman Anatolyevich Alar due to ties with the DPRK. In addition, six North Korean citizens living in Moscow, Vladivostok and China were included in the sanctions list.

The State Department said in a statement that from 2016 to 2021, North Korean citizen Oh Yeon-ho, who supplied the DPRK with goods for the production of shells from third countries, collaborated with the Parsec company. and Alarem to provide a variety of ballistic missile attachments, including kevlar filament, aramid fiber, aviation oil, ball bearings, and precision milling machines.

According to the U.S. department, Alar is the company's director for development. The State Department claims he also provided instructions to Oh Yeon Ho on how to create a solid rocket propellant.

“ Procurement and supply ties between Oh Yeon Ho, Roman Anatolyevich Alar, and Parsek LLC. '' are a key source of goods and technologies used in the production of projectiles for the DPRK's missile program '', & mdash; said in a statement by the American Foreign Ministry.

According to the RBC Company project, Parsec LLC registered in September 2009. Its founders are Shatsilo Georgy Aleksandrovich, Kalinkin Artem Mikhailovich and Alar Roman Anatolyevich, Kalinkin is indicated as the general director. The company is engaged in retail trade. RBK turned to Parsek LLC for a comment.

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