Last Updated: November 26, 2023
Il U Cho; Chol Cho; Chol Jo; Ch’o’l Cho
Director of the Fifth Bureau of the Reconnaissance General Bureau
Korea (Democratic People's Republic of)
736410010 (passport-National passport) (Passport No 736410010.)
Director of the Fifth Bureau of the Reconnaissance General Bureau. Cho is believed to be in charge of overseas espionage operations and foreign intelligence collection for the DPRK.
(UN ID: KPi.040)\n(Date of UN designation: 2017-06-02)
Date of listing
Restrictive measures in relation to the non-proliferation of the weapons of mass destruction
UN, EU country specific
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission
- All assets of the listed persons and entities should be frozen. It is also prohibited to make any funds or assets directly or indirectly available to them. - Member States shall enforce travel restrictions on persons listed in Annex I, II and III of Council Decision (CFSP) 2016/849. Member States shall also expel: (1) DPRK nationals who they dete...
The ongoing nuclear and ballistic missile-related activities of the DPRK represent a serious threat to international peace and security. These activities undermine the global non-proliferation and disarmament regime of which the EU has been a steadfast supporter for decades. In this context, the EU has implemented the restrictive measures imposed b...