north Korea (“Democratic People’s Republic of Korea”): Country Law Study

Last updated: 28 Nov 06 by twp

  • SOFA with U.S.: No
  • ACSA Eligible: No
  • ACSA In Effect: No
  • Claims Process: Government-to-government
  • State Party to Rome Treaty: No
  • Article 98 Agreement: No

    Last updated: 28 Nov 06 by twp

  • SOFA with U.S.: No
  • ACSA Eligible: No
  • ACSA In Effect: No
  • Claims Process: Government-to-government
  • State Party to Rome Treaty: No
  • Article 98 Agreement: No

  • United States Forces Korea Good site for military publications & international law references relevant to the Korean Peninsula

  • United Nations Resolutions Regarding Korea

  • Security Council Resolutions
  • General Assembly Resolutions
  • Economic and Social Council Resolutions
  • (all hosted and maintained by the RoK Permanent Mission to the U.N.)


    Selected U.N. Security Council Resolutions:

  • UNSCR 82 (1950), complaint of aggression upon Republic of Korea (calling for nK withdrawal to 38th parallel)
  • UNSCR 83 (1950), complaint of aggression upon Republic of Korea (recommending UN member states furnish assistance to RoK as necessary to repel armed attack and restore international peace & security in the area)
  • UNSCR 84 (1950), complaint of aggression upon Republic of Korea (authorizing use of the UN flag during ops againt nK forces, and requesting the US to designate commander of the unified command)
  • UNSCR 85 (1950), complaint of aggression upon Republic of Korea (requesting humanitarian relief support for the Korean people)
  • UNSCR 88 (1950), complaint of aggression upon Republic of Korea (invitating PRC to be present during discussion of report from UN Command in Korea)
  • UNSCR 90 (1951), complaint of aggression upon Republic of Korea (removing this item from list of matters of which the Council is seized)
  • UNSCR 825 (1993), responding to nK withdrawal from Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty
  • UNSCR 1540 (2004), regarding measures in support of member states’ duties in relation to counter-WMD proliferation
  • UNSCR 1695 (2006), condemning the July 2006 nK missile tests
  • UNSCR 1718 (2006), condemning the October 2006 nK nuclear device test; imposing sanctions under Chapter VII Article 41 of the U.N. Charter