UN Secretary-General condemns DPRK ballistic missile launch

UN Secretary-General condemns DPRK ballistic missile launch

UN Secretary-General condemns DPRK ballistic missile launch

On August 22, the U.S. government unilaterally sanctioned Russian firms engaged in crude oil trade with North Korea, freezing their assets among other measures. "This includes the regime of North Korea, which has once again shown its utter contempt for its neighbors and the entire world community". Sources have said Chinese companies shipping oil to the North will also probably be targeted by future U.S. sanctions.

On Friday, North Korea fired another ballistic missile, which flew over Japan's Hokkaido Island and plunged into the Pacific Ocean about 2,200 kilometers east of Cape Erimo.

While President Donald Trump has said in recent weeks that China should do more to stop North Korea from continuing its military tests, a spokesperson for the Chinese Foreign Ministry joined Cui in urging the U.S.to take responsibility for its current tensions with the Kim regime.

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Meanwhile, the United Nations Security Council has condemned the launch of yet another ballistic missile by the North Korea and called on the country's leadership to halt such activities and explore resumption of honest dialogue on denuclearisation.

The prime minister is set to attend the UN General Assembly's general debate in NY next week, where he is expected to raise the issue among other related matters.

The Trump administration therefore plans to act on its own to restrict the flow of crude oil to North Korea from China, the North's main source of oil.

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North Korea confirmed on Saturday that it conducted another medium-range ballistic missile drill Friday under the personal guidance of its top leader Kim Jong Un.

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"I am nearly sure that if the United States made an official statement about abandoning efforts to infringe on North Korea's sovereignty and influence it by using force, it could change the situation", Klintsevich said.

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