Edition: India  
> >

UN Security Council to Vote on New North Korea Sanctions

VOA News Ban Ki-moonBan Ki-moon
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 ()

The United Nations Security Council is set to vote Wednesday on new sanctions against North Korea aimed at cutting off funding for its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. The session is expected to include remarks from U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, who rarely attends council votes. Previous Security Council resolutions have demanded North Korea abandon its nuclear weapons program and not conduct any nuclear tests or launches of ballistic missiles.  But North Korea has...
Share on
Share on
Post on 
Share by
Source: Wochit News - < > Embed

News video: North Korean Regime Faces New U.N. Security Council Sanctions

North Korean Regime Faces New U.N. Security Council Sanctions 00:46

On Wednesday the United Nations Security Council imposed new sanctions on North Korea, in response to Pyongyang's fifth and largest nuclear test, which occurred in September of 2016. The 15-member council unanimously voted for a resolution that would decrease North Korean coal exports by 60 percent,...

Recent related news

China says hopes for "clear" message with new North Korea sanctions

BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Tuesday it hoped for a "clear" message to be sent with new UN sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear programme, but would...
Reuters India - WorldAlso reported by •FirstpostZee News

UN Security Council imposes stronger sanctions on N. Korea

*New York [United States], Dec. 1 (ANI): The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday adopted a resolution that strengthens binding UN sanctions on North...
ANI News - Asia-PacificAlso reported by •newKerala.comFirstpostAll India RadioReuters IndiaDNAZee NewsMailOnline India

U.N. decapitates North Korea’s statue export business | Reuters

By James Pearson | SEOUL SEOUL Impoverished North Korea is not known for a bustling manufacturing industry but has earned a reputation in some African states for...
Firstpost - IndiaAlso reported by •DNAZee News

North Korea rejects UN sanctions, briefs envoys in Pyongyang

*North Korea says a sweeping new round of UN sanctions aimed at choking its nuclear program by cutting off as much as a quarter of its foreign trade revenue is...
Deccan Herald - WorldAlso reported by •MailOnline India

You Might Like

Other recent news in Europe

BREXIT: EU's negotiator says deal needed by October 2018TURNER PRIZE: Helen Marten wins 2016 award
Roman POLANSKI extradition rejected by top Polish courtBERNARDO BERTOLUCCI weighs in on Last Tango row
Artis Pabriks on Trump, RUSSIA and martial artsMANUEL VALLS – tough-talker with French presidential ambitions
Judges quiz GOVERNMENT over parliament’s role in BrexitCalifornia lawmakers prepare to take a stand on IMMIGRATION against federal government
Chance the Rapper and the rule change that shows how the GRAMMY Awards are adapting to the era of streaming musicOnline CONSPIRACY THEORY turns into real danger after armed man shows up at a Washington pizza parlor


Environmentally friendly: newsR is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2016 newsR / One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter