U.N. vote Saturday on U.S. bid to slash North Korea exports over missile tests

U.N. vote Saturday on U.S. bid to slash North Korea exports over missile testsBy Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United Nations Security Council is set to vote on Saturday on a U.S.-drafted resolution that aims to slash by a third North Korea’s $ 3 billion annual export revenue over Pyongyang’s two intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests in July. A council diplomat, speaking on condition of anonymity, said there was a “high confidence” that North Korea ally China and Russia would support the draft resolution, which was circulated to the 15 Security Council members on Friday.



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