US, China to accelerate efforts for UN resolution on North Korea, says US Secretary of State

Beijing, China: The US and China will mount an "accelerated effort" to reach agreement on a new United Nations resolution on North Korea, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday, after Pyongyang's fourth nuclear test earlier this month.

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The top US diplomat said the two Security Council permanent members would "work together to try to achieve an understanding about a strong resolution that introduces significant new measures to curtail North Korea's ability to advance its proscribed nuclear ballistic missile programmes".

AFP

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Updated Date: Jan 27, 2016 13:44:47 IST

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