(WASHINGTON)—The U.S. imposed sanctions Wednesday on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and 10 other top officials for human rights abuses in an escalation of Washington’s effort to isolate the authoritarian government. Although North Korea is already sanctioned to the hilt because of its nuclear weapons program, it is the first time that Kim and…

via North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Hit With U.S. Sanctions for Human Rights Abuses — TIME

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