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The UN Security Council is scheduled to meet in North Korea on Wednesday, diplomats say

According to diplomats, the UN Security Council will meet Wednesday at the request of the United States to discuss North Korea’s latest missile launch, with 15 members from Washington to tighten sanctions on Pyongyang. Is promoting the organization.

North Korea launched ballistic missiles from submarines on Saturday, South Korea said, the latest in a series of ballistic missile launches banned by the United Nations Security Council.

The United States also evaluated that North Korea may be ready to conduct a nuclear test earlier this month.

UN Ambassador Linda Thomas Greenfield said the United States wants the Security Council to vote in May to further sanction North Korea. However, veto China and Russia have shown opposition to further action.

North Korea has been subject to UN sanctions since 2006, and the UN Security Council has been steadily strengthening over the years to block funding for North Korea’s nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs. ..

However, according to an independent UN sanctions monitor, hermit Asian nations have succeeded in evading some UN sanctions, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un promised to accelerate the development of his nuclear weapons last month. bottom.

https://cyprus-mail.com/2022/05/09/un-security-council-due-to-meet-wednesday-on-north-korea-say-diplomats/ The UN Security Council is scheduled to meet in North Korea on Wednesday, diplomats say

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