Date on which the narrative summary became available on the Committee's website: 
29 October 2014
Reason for listing: 

Ri Je-son was listed on 16 July 2009 (amended on 30 July 2014) “as being engaged in or providing support for, including through other illicit means, DPRK’s nuclear-related, other weapons of mass destruction-related and ballistic missile-related programmes”.

Additional information: 

Ri Je-Son is the “Minister of Atomic Energy Industry since April 2014, [and] former Director of the General Bureau of Atomic Energy (GBAE), chief agency directing DPRK’s nuclear program; facilitated several nuclear endeavors including GBAE’s management of Yongbyon Nuclear Research Center and Namchongang Trading Corporation. Born 1938; also known as Ri Che-son.”