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US Senate votes for expanded sanctions on North Korea following rocket launch

Feb 11, 2016

US Senate votes for expanded sanctions on North Korea following rocket launch

The US Senate has voted unanimously to tighten economic sanctions on North Korea, seeking to punish the reclusive Asian nation for its provocative recent nuclear test and rocket launch. #NewsTracker #North Korea #Kim Jong-un #nuclear test #Rocket launch #US Senate
North Korea continues to evade UN sanctions, raising concerns about punitive regime

Feb 10, 2016

North Korea continues to evade UN sanctions, raising concerns about punitive regime

UN experts say North Korea is continuing to evade UN sanctions, using airlines, ships, and the international financial system to trade in prohibited items for its nuclear and ballistic missile programs raising important questions about the sanctions regime. #United Nations #NewsTracker #UN #North Korea #Pyongyang #UN Sanctions #North Korea's Ocean Maritime Management Company
'Unprecedented threat': Ban Ki-moon warns of Islamic State's tentacles spreading to South Asia

Feb 10, 2016

'Unprecedented threat': Ban Ki-moon warns of Islamic State's tentacles spreading to South Asia

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has warned of the danger of the Islamic State spreading its tentacles to South Asia through organisations like the Tehreek-e-Khilafat in Pakistan and called for international action against the grave threat. #Terrorism #NewsTracker #Ban Ki-moon #UN Security Council #islamic-state #Khorasan Province #Tehreek-e-Khilafat
Britain, Sweden should accept ruling on Julian Assange: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Feb 09, 2016

Britain, Sweden should accept ruling on Julian Assange: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

The UN human rights chief said on a visit to Sri Lanka that Britain and Sweden should accept the findings of one of his panels that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange had been arbitrarily detained. #World #Wikileaks #United Nations #Julian Assange #TheySaidIt #Britain #Sweden #UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
'Weakness is not an option': UN Security Council condemns North Korea rocket launch

Feb 08, 2016

'Weakness is not an option': UN Security Council condemns North Korea rocket launch

The United Nations Security Council on Sunday condemned North Korea's latest rocket launch and vowed to take "significant measures" in response to Pyongyang's violations of UN resolutions, Venezuela's UN ambassador said #NewsTracker #Nuclear weapons #North Korea #UN Security Council #Sanctions #missile tests
Japan to adopt parliamentary resolution to protest North Korea's missile launch

Feb 08, 2016

Japan to adopt parliamentary resolution to protest North Korea's missile launch

Bipartisan lawmakers in Japan will convene on Tuesday and are widely expected to adopt a resolution protesting the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) launch of a long range rocket on Sunday. #Tokyo #Japan #NewsTracker #North Korea #UN Security Council #North Korea nuclear test
'Intolerable provocation': North Korea's rocket launch sparks widespread condemnation

Feb 08, 2016

'Intolerable provocation': North Korea's rocket launch sparks widespread condemnation

North Korea, which calls its launches part of a peaceful space program, said it had successfully put a new Earth observation satellite, the Kwangmyongsong 4, or Shining Star 4, into orbit. #China #NewsTracker #South Korea #Seoul #North Korea #Kim Jong-un #North Korea nuclear programme
Will new sanctions stop Kim Jong-Un? Here's what North Korea's rocket launch may mean for the world

Feb 07, 2016

Will new sanctions stop Kim Jong-Un? Here's what North Korea's rocket launch may mean for the world

North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Sunday, the first day of its announced eight-day launch window and about a month after the country's fourth nuclear test led to international condemnation. #World #United Nations #ConnectTheDots #South Korea #North Korea #USA #Sanctions #Kim Jong-un #Rocket launch #Unha-3 rocket #Kwangmyongsong 4