North Korea warns Europe against raising missile tests issue at UNSC

Must Read

Howdy, Modi! : World media reactions on Modi-Trump’ grand Houston Event address

New Delhi, Sep 23: United States President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on late Sunday shared...

Howdy Modi : Modi-Trump mark history in US-India relationship with great show at Houston

Houston, Sep 22:  Modi, delivering his speech at the historic event, talks about the development underwent over five years...

ECI announces dates of Maharashtra & Haryana elections; Single Phase Election on October 21; Result on 24th

Election Commission of India has announced the dates of much-awaited state elections. According to the Chief Election Commissioner, Sunil...

Pyongyang, Oct 8: North Korea has on Monday warned Germany, France, Britain and the United States against raising Pyongyang’s ballistic missile tests at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), saying it would further “urge our desire to defend our sovereignty”.

The 15-member UN council is due to hold a closed-door conference on Tuesday post North Korea said it had conducted a new submarine-launched ballistic missile test last week. The talks were requested by Germany with the backing of the United Kingdom (UK) and France, according to Al-Jazeera.

“We know well that the United States is behind impure moves of the UK, France and Germany,” North Korea’s UN Ambassador Kim Song told a gathering of reporters at Pyongyang’s UN mission.

“The United States and its followers should bear in mind that if they raise the issue of our self-defensive measures at the UN Security Council meeting in this moment, it will further urge our desire to defend our sovereignty,” Kim said.

North Korea has on Thursday said it had successfully conducted a new submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), what they called a necessary step in order to contain international forces’ threat to the nation and deepen its self-defence mechanism.

The launch, called to be most provocating since it resumed negotiations with the US, came ahead of the resumption of working-level dialogues between the United States and North Korea. The test was believed to be a reminder by Pyongyang of its nuclear weapon capability it had been aggressively developing.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Latest News

Sam Raimi to be back in horror genre with new movie

Los Angeles, Oct 20 (IANS) Filmmaker Sam Raimi will be returning to the horror genre with a yet untitled...

Jenna Ortega to star in ‘The Babysitter’ sequel

Los Angeles, Oct 20 (IANS) "Jane the Virgin" star Jenna Ortega has joined the sequel of horror comedy "The Babysitter".McG, whose real name is...

Four terror camps hit in PoK, three destroyed: Army Chief

New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Four terror launch pads in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) were hit and a number of terrorists killed in retaliatory artillery...

People now consider me as an actor: Sunil Grover

New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Sunil Grover credits Salman Khan-starrer "Bharat" for helping him get out of the comedy genre, and says people now...

Rahane part of 200 partnerships without a run out

Ranchi, Oct 20 (IANS) Ajinkya Rahane's marathon 267-run stand with double centurion Rohit Sharma on Day 2 of the third Test against South Africa...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This