South Korea, Japan say listing North Korea as terror sponsor will pressure Pyongyang to denuclearise
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and Japan on Tuesday welcomed U.S. President Donald Trump putting North Korea back on a list of state sponsors of terrorism, saying it would ramp up pressure on Pyongyang to denuclearise the Korean peninsula.
On Tuesday, South Korea and Japan welcomed a move by President Donald Trump to put North Korea back on a list of state sponsors of terrorism, claiming that it would increase pressure on the rogue regime to halt its nuclear and missile programs. Announced on Monday, the designation allows the United...
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