North Korea likes to rattle sabres. Mexico likes to actually swing them. Let’s see where this goes….
Mexico defended the move Wednesday, saying it followed proper protocol because the company that owns the ship, North Korea’s Ocean Maritime Management company, has skirted United Nations sanctions.
“Because the company has avoided the sanctions imposed by the U.N. Security Council, the Mexican government is acting on the basis of its international obligations as a responsible U.N. member state,” the Permanent Mission of Mexico to the United Nations said.