Tougher Sanctions Imposed On North Korea

Rebecca O'Connor
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Tougher sanctions have been imposed on North Korea after the UN Security Council voted yesterday to take action against the regime’s recent nuclear tests.

The US-drafted resolution includes measures to reduce the country’s petrol imports by up to 90 per cent.

President Trump has tweeted to say the world wants “peace, not death”.

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US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, says the new measures  build on previous sanctions:

Feature Image: UN Security Council Meeting by Art L on Flickr