US imposes new sanctions against N.Korea

The United States announced new sanctions against North Korea on Wednesday including on the purchase and sale of arms and an asset freeze on individuals.

US imposes new sanctions against N.Korea

The United States announced new sanctions against North Korea on Wednesday including on the purchase and sale of arms and an asset freeze on individuals.

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton outlined the measures following high-level talks in South Korea.

Clinton said on Wednesday new U.S. sanctions against North Korea were specifically targeted at the assets of Pyongyang's leadership as a means of putting pressure on the government.


Reuters

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