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Singapore Alleges Shipping Company Helped N. Korea Smuggle Arms

Singapore has filed charges against a shipping company it says was helping North Korea try to acquire illegal weapons. Singapore-registered Chinpo Shipping Co. Ltd. was charged Tuesday with transferring $72,000 to a Panama shipping agent, knowing that the funds could be used to contribute to the "nuclear-related, ballistic missile-related, or other weapons of mass destruction-related programs or activities" of North Korea, the AP reported. A Chinpo executive, Tan Hui Tin, 50,...

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