First North Korea national ever extradited to U.S., Mun Chol Myong faces money laundering charges


Developing story coming up at the top of the hour. For the first time in history, the U. S. Has arrested and extradited and North Korean spied the U. S. It could increase tensions with that country. 55 year old man was caught in a third country and detained he's been there since May of 2019 almost two years. He appeared in federal court in the district on Monday. Facing federal charges of money laundering to benefit the North Korean government, Munch hold Young is alleged to have defrauded US banks and violated both US and United Nations sanctions is apart. Of money laundering schemes that brought in more than $1.5 million. North Korea has not responded to this arrest. But given the nature of it,

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