VOA’s Korean flagship news program ‘News Today’, December 14, 2022 Broadcast Part 1. The US State Department praised the European Union’s additional independent sanctions against North Korea and said it is working with allies and partners to hold the North Korean regime in check. liable. North Korea’s humanitarian crisis is not due to international sanctions, but to the wrong policies of the Kim Jong-un regime, the head of the UN Security Council’s sanctions committee noted. Broadcast time: 8:00-9:00 pm on the Korean peninsula (11:00-12:00 UTC).