UN Documents for DPRK (North Korea)

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
5 March 2014 S/RES/2141 This resolution extended until 5 April 2015 the mandate of the Panel of Experts assisting the 1718 DPRK Sanctions Committee.
7 March 2013 S/RES/2094 This resolution imposed additional sanctions against the DPRK in response to a 12 February 2013 nuclear test.
22 January 2013 S/RES/2087 This resolution condemned the DPRK’s 12 December 2012 launch and added designations to the sanctions regime.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
16 April 2012 S/PRST/2012/13 This statement strongly condemned the DPRK’s launch as a serious violation of resolutions 1718 and 1874, directed the Committee to take steps to update and strengthen the sanctions regime and expressed determination to act in the event of another DPRK launch or nuclear test.
9 July 2010 S/PRST/2010/13 The Council condemned the 26 March attack which led to the sinking of the ROK naval ship Cheonan and encouraged the settlement of outstanding issues on the Korean peninsula by peaceful means and resuming direct dialogue and negotiation as early as possible.
13 April 2009 S/PRST/2009/7 This presidential statement condemned the 5 April launch of a rocket by DPRK, saying it was in contravention of resolution 1718.
Selected Sanctions Committee Documents View All
6 March 2014 S/2014/147 This was the final report of the Panel of Experts assisting the 1718 DPRK Sanctions Committee.
23 December 2013 S/2013/756 This was the 1718 Sanctions Committee’s 2013 annual report.
22 October 2013 Implementation Assistance Notice No. 2 This was the Committee’s revised guidelines for national implementation reports.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
11 July 2014 S/2014/501 This letter from Australia, France and the US summarised the Council’s Arria-formula meeting on the CoI report on human rights in DPRK.
27 June 2014 S/2014/451 This DPRK letter to the Secretary-General called for the US to ban to ban a soon-to-be released Hollywood comedy (The Interview).
14 April 2014 S/2014/276 This was a letter to the Council from Australia, France and the US transmitting the report of the commission of inquiry on human rights in the DPRK.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
7 March 2013 S/PV.6932 At this meeting the Council adopted resolution 2094.
10 June 2011 S/PV.6553 This was the meeting when resolution 1985 was adopted.
9 July 2010 S/PV.6355 This was a debate on the naval incident in the yellow sea.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
12 February 2013 SC/10912 This was a press statement condemning DPRK’s nuclear test that same day.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
19 December 2011 A/RES/66/174 This was the General Assembly’sannual (since 2003) resolution condemning the DPRK’s human rights record.
30 October 2008 A/C.3/63/L.2 This was a draft resolution before the General Assembly urging the DPRK to put an end to violations of human rights.
23 August 2008 A/63/332 This was a Secretary-General’s report on human rights in the DPRK.
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
13 June 2014 A/HRC/26/43 This was the first report submitted by the Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in the DPRK to the Human Rights Council since the Commission of Inquiry on human rights in the DPRK completed its work in March 2014.
26 March 2014 A/HRC/25/L.17 This was the draft of the Human Rights Council resolution on the DPRK which was adopted on 28 March.
7 February 2014 A/HRC/25/63 This was the report from the international commission of inquiry established by the Human Rights Council.
Selected IAEA Documents View All
12 February 2003 GOV/2003/14 This was a IAEA report on the implementation of the NPT safeguards agreement between the agency and DPRK.
1 April 1993 GOV/2645 This report found the DPRK in violation of its safeguards obligations and referred the matter to the Council.
Selected Other Documents View All
13 February 2013 S/2013/91 This was a note verbale from the DPRK on its 12 February nuclear test.