Combating Transnational Organized Crime in East Asia: Trafficking in Humans, Money, and Illicit Materials
“I think it’s by having this cluster of [illicit] activities and abilities that has helped [North Korea] as sanctions have been applied. With the newest round of sanctions, my guess is that they’re doing the same thing: looking for ways to navigate around them.”
"[North Korea is] highly creative and highly adaptable. They’re always developing new layers of business. If one of their businesses gets busted, they’ve already been testing others."