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DPRK: US sanctions violate UN statement

07-22-2010 15:42 BJT Special Report:US-ROK Drill Escalates Regional Tension |

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The Democratic People's Republic of Korea has said new sanctions imposed by the US violate a UN statement issued after the sinking of a South Korean warship.

Spokesman for the DPRK delegation at the ASEAN Regional Forum, Ri Tong Il, said the measures announced by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton contradict terms outlined in the July 9th UN statement.

He also said the up-coming joint US-South Korean naval drills to be staged off the east coast of the Korean Peninsula pose a major danger to the region.

 

 

Editor:Zhang Pengfei |Source: CNTV.CN

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