North Korea warns of harsh response if new sanctions imposed

11 September, 2017, 15:46 | Author: Christian Benson
  • US 'No' To Nuclear Weapons Deployment in South Korea

The US is calling for an oil embargo on Pyongyang, an assets freeze on leader Kim Jong-Un, but also an end to textile exports and to payments made to North Korean guest workers.

The proposal included a ban on oil and textile exports to North Korea and prohibited North Korean citizens from working overseas.

Even as Trump has insisted that now is not the time to talk, senior members of his administration have made clear that the door to a diplomatic solution is open, especially given the US assessment that any pre-emptive strike would unleash massive North Korean retaliation. China and Russian Federation, the two leading oil suppliers to the North and veto-wielding countries, however, have been in opposition, prompting Washington and Beijing to negotiate "a compromise" draft, according to the source. "They will be something practically effective (rather than symbolic)".

DACA and the Future of Undocumented Immigrants
UC enrolls approximately 4,000 undocumented students, "a substantial number of whom have DACA", according to the university. They were eligible for renewable two-year permits to work legally and could participate in Social Security and Medicare.


Experts believe the isolated regime is close to its goal of developing a powerful nuclear weapon capable of reaching the United States, something U.S. President Donald Trump has vowed to prevent.

The North is presumed to import around 1 million tons of crude oil from China and as much as 300,000-400,000 tons from Russian Federation annually.

The test, which the North said was a hydrogen bomb that could be fitted onto a rocket, came weeks after Pyongyang fired two intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) that appeared to bring much of the mainland U.S. into range.

Harvey Aid, Debt Limit Hike And Government Funding Sails Through Senate
He said combining the debt limit provision with disaster relief funding is " Washington at its worst". The timing wasn't clear on when the Senate would vote on the Harvey aid plan.


The survey found that 58 percent of those questioned felt there was no possibility North Korea would cause a war, while only 37 percent thought it could.

Earlier in the day, North Korea warned the US of "greatest pain" if it pushed ahead with a tougher UNSC resolution.

The North's Foreign Ministry issued a statement Monday saying it is watching the United States' moves closely and threatened it is "ready and willing" to respond with measures of its own.

Bannon: GOP 'trying to nullify' Trump's election
Now back at Breitbart, Bannon said he plans on going to war with the so-called "establishment" in Washington. It's obvious as- it's obvious as the- it's obvious as night follows day is what they're trying to do".


In a statement published by the official KCNA news agency, North Korea's foreign ministry warned Washington that if it did "rig up the illegal and unlawful "resolution" on harsher sanctions, the DPRK shall make absolutely sure that the USA pays due price".

Recommended:



Popular

North Korea threatens 'pain and suffering' ahead of United Nations sanctions vote
In response to the sixth nuclear test on September 3, the United States and its allies are trying to have the U.N. South Korea has detected moves that indicate it might soon launch another intercontinental ballistic missile.

World's most popular YouTube star PewDiePie accused of making racial slur
Gaming designer Jennifer Scheurle said: 'RT if you have never used the N-word while gaming, even in a "heated gaming moment". Earlier this year, Disney cut its ties with him after he was accused of posting several videos with anti-Semitic content .

Vladimir Putin calls for talks with North Korea
Putin , speaking after an global gathering in China, said Russian Federation condemned North Korea's "provocative" actions. Trump is scheduled to have his first conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping since the nuclear test at 9 a.m.

How to link SIM With Aadhaar Card
The person who comes for recharge of the phone should be given a form to give his details including Aadhaar number. Storage will be considered a criminal offence and punishable with up to three years of imprisonment.

Indians edge Orioles for 18th straight win
The over is 3-1-1 in Baltimore's last five during game three of a series and 5-0 in Hellickson's last five starts overall. Franchise shortstop Francisco Lindor swatted his 28th home run of the season for an insurance run late in the game.

Bitcoin Price Takes a Tumble Amid Rumors of China Banning Cryptocurrency Trading
The country's role in the bitcoin market had already started shrinking in recent months as authorities tightened regulation. According to a report by the Bloomberg , China's central bank has led a draft of instructions to implement the shutdown.

Korea leader praises 'perfect success' of nuclear test
On Thursday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the security council should "make further responses" but didn't elaborate. Putin has remained firm however, that such sanctions on oil would have negative humanitarian effects on North Koreans.

Pochettino Claims Harry Kane Could Become 'Better' Than Legendary Argentina Teammate
I'm sure Wembley will be packed for the matches and we can't wait to get started. He is one of the best strikers in the world, one of the best players, too.

Offshore wind power cheaper than new nuclear
Emma Pinbeck from trade body Renewable UK told the BBC that the fall in the cost of offshore wind projects was "astonishing". Greenpeace said that the auction result means offshore wind is now the lowest cost option for large-scale, low-carbon power.

There are 3 hurricanes in the Atlantic right now
A hurricane also gains strength when it passes over warm water in deep parts of the ocean, and waters have been warm this season. Irma had sustained 185-mph winds for 37 hours, the longest any cyclone in the world has maintained such intensity.