UN imposes new sanctions on North Korea after nuclear test
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 The United Nations Security Council imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Wednesday aimed at cutting the Asian country's annual export revenue by a quarter in response to Pyongyang's fifth and largest nuclear test in September.
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