United Nations approves new round of sanctions against North Korea - CBS News

CBS News| Mon Sep 11 20:00:35 EDT 2017
UNITED NATIONS -- The U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously approved new sanctions on North Korea but not the measures sought by the Trump administration to ban all oil imports and freeze international assets of the government and its leader, Kim Jong Un. The unanimous vote endorsed a compromise agreement by the U.S., crafted with China, involving lesser sanctions than the U.S. wanted, but ones that allowed a unified Council to show that with each long-range ballistic missile and nuclear test, there will be consequences for North Korea, CBS News' Pamela Falk reports from the U.N. That said, the U.S. was hoping that the sixth and strongest nuclear test explosion on Sept. 3 wou..

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