North Korea sanctions

Watch: US President Donald Trump issues statement on North Korea sanctions

Watch what US President Trump said on North Korea sanctions.

Sep 22, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
Sanctions doubts grow as North Korea warns of 'gift packages' for US

Sanctions doubts grow as North Korea warns of 'gift packages' for US

GENEVA/SEOUL (Reuters) - A top North Korean diplomat on Tuesday warned that his country is ready to send "more gift packages" to the United States as world powers struggled for a response to Pyongy

Sep 06, 2017, 09:47 AM IST
Sanctions doubts grow as North Korea warns of 'gift packages' for US

Sanctions doubts grow as North Korea warns of 'gift packages' for US

GENEVA/SEOUL (Reuters) - A top North Korean diplomat on Tuesday warned that his country is ready to send "more gift packages" to the United States as world powers struggled for a response to Pyongy

Sep 06, 2017, 09:46 AM IST
US-North Korea: China to willing pay the biggest price for new sanctions

US-North Korea: China to willing pay the biggest price for new sanctions

BEIJING - China will pay the biggest price from the new United Nations sanctions against North Korea because of its close economic relationship with the country, but will always enforce the resolut

Aug 08, 2017, 06:39 AM IST
China urges North Korea to make 'smart' decision after sanctions

China urges North Korea to make 'smart' decision after sanctions

"It will help the DPRK to make the right and smart decision," Wang told reporters.

Aug 06, 2017, 18:32 PM IST

US aims for UN vote on North Korea sanctions within weeks: diplomats

Diplomats said Washington proposed such options to Beijing two months ago, but that China had not engaged in discussions on the measures.

Jul 10, 2017, 23:27 PM IST

North Korea should be denuclearised by sanctions, dialogue: Seoul

Kang Kyung-wha, the country`s first female Foreign Minister, made the comments on Monday in her inaugural address here, reports Xinhua news agency.

Jun 19, 2017, 23:44 PM IST

North Korea says rejects new sanctions, to continue nuclear program

The UN Security Council on Friday expanded targeted sanctions against North Korea after its repeated missile tests, adopting the first such resolution agreed by the United States and Pyongyang's only major ally China since US President Donald Trump took office.

Jun 04, 2017, 21:03 PM IST

US House approves tighter North Korea sanctions

The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation on Thursday to tighten sanctions on North Korea by targeting its shipping industry and companies that do business with the reclusive state.

May 05, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
EU imposes new sanctions on North Korea

EU imposes new sanctions on North Korea

The new sanctions include new export and import bans and restrictions on diplomats' real estate and bank accounts in the EU.

Feb 27, 2017, 19:55 PM IST
North Korea steps up sanctions-busting: UN report

North Korea steps up sanctions-busting: UN report

The report confirmed that N Korea's two N-tests and 26 missile launches last year allowed it to reach technological milestones in WMD capability.

Feb 24, 2017, 22:55 PM IST

UN Security Council to vote Wednesday on North Korea sanctions: Diplomats

North Korea has been under U.N. sanctions since 2006 over its nuclear and missile tests.

Nov 29, 2016, 04:19 AM IST
US official says THAAD not negotiable in N. Korea sanctions push

US official says THAAD not negotiable in N. Korea sanctions push

China, whose full backing is widely seen as crucial for sanctions on North Korea to be effective, is strongly opposed to the deployment of THAAD.

Sep 23, 2016, 23:28 PM IST
UN to begin work on new North Korea sanctions

UN to begin work on new North Korea sanctions

The UN Security Council agreed to immediately begin work on a new raft of sanctions on North Korea after its fifth nuclear test drew global condemnation.

Sep 10, 2016, 07:51 AM IST
Obama warns of new sanctions after North Korea nuclear test

Obama warns of new sanctions after North Korea nuclear test

Obama consulted by telephone with South Korean President Geun-Hye and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe following news of North Korea's fifth and most powerful test.

Sep 09, 2016, 21:26 PM IST