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UN atomic agency member states slam North Korea

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Member states of the UN atomic agency approved Friday a resolution "deploring" North Korea's decision to cease all cooperation with the watchdog and calling on Pyongyang not to conduct further nuclear tests. 

Delegates wait for the opening of an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) meeting at the agency headquarters in Vienna in 2010. Member states of the UN atomic agency approved a resolution "deploring" North Korea's decision to cease all cooperation with the watchdog and calling on Pyongyang not to conduct further nuclear tests.

The motion at the annual general conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency "calls upon (North Korea) to come into full compliance" with the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty and to "cooperate promptly" with the IAEA.

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