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Tillerson: U.S. readying new sanctions against N.Korea if needed | Reuters

WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday the United States was working on more sanctions targeting North Korea if Pyongyang takes steps that merit a new response.

"We are preparing additional sanctions if it turns out North Korea's actions warrant additional sanctions," Tillerson said in remarks to State Department employees.

(Reporting by Yeganeh Torbati; Writing by David Alexander; Editing by Susan Heavey)

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Published Date: May 03, 2017 22:01 PM | Updated Date: May 03, 2017 22:01 PM

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