North Korea: UNSC abused by US
- Published: 2 Oct 2013 at 11.28
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North Korea's vice foreign minister told the United Nations on Tuesday that the Security Council's "unfair" sanctions resolution against his country for its rocket launch last year is an example of how the United States manipulates the 15-member panel.
"It (the resolution) represents a typical example of how and for what purpose the power of the UN Security Council is being abused," Pak Kil Yon told the annual gathering of world leaders at a General Assembly plenary session.
On Jan 22, the 15-member council unanimously endorsed a resolution condemning the North for carrying out the December launch that used ballistic missile technology.
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