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OFAC attracts attention with North Korean eyelash case

By Michael Griffiths

15 February 2019

OFAC attracts attention with North Korean eyelash case Credit: iStock.com/Coral222

A little-known US cosmetics company’s unwitting importation of eyelash kits from North Korea led to, what lawyers have labelled, a “shot across the bow” punishment from OFAC.