US News Korea sanctions must stay until Kim makes move to give up nukes, says No 10

14:31  11 june  2018
14:31  11 june  2018 Source:   msn.com

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He added that all United Nations Security Council resolutions on the regime must stay in place. The U.S. has previously insisted that North Korea give up all its weapons before it can shed its pariah status or get any relief from sanctions .

He added that all United Nations Security Council resolutions on the regime must stay in place. The U.S. has previously insisted that North Korea give up all its weapons before it can shed its pariah status or get any relief from sanctions .

U.S. President Donald Trump meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May at the G20 Summit, Saturday, July 8, 2017, in Hamburg, Germany. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) © Associated Press U.S. President Donald Trump meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May at the G20 Summit, Saturday, July 8, 2017, in Hamburg, Germany. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) North Korea must take “concrete” steps towards denuclearisation before benefiting from any relaxation of international sanctions, Downing Street has said.

Speaking on the eve of US President Donald Trump’s historic summit with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore, Number 10 said the UK welcomed the fact that the meeting was taking place.

Prime Minister Theresa May’s official spokesman said any agreement coming out of the summit should lead to “complete, verifiable and irreversible” denuclearisation by the Pyongyang regime.

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said it is a "pipe dream" for the United States to think it will give up its nuclear weapons, and called "That was a good move , a major accomplishment," he said . Cardin, who spoke on "Fox News Sunday," said the stepped- up sanctions should be followed by

Syria conflict: Theresa May with Donald Trump (Stefan Rousseau/PA) © Provided by The Press Association Theresa May with Donald Trump (Stefan Rousseau/PA) The PM’s spokesman told a regular Westminster media briefing: “We have welcomed the fact that the summit is taking place.

“We need to see an agreement that brings about the complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula.

SINGAPORE Summit Credit: SINGAPORE Summit © Press Association SINGAPORE Summit Credit: SINGAPORE Summit “We will continue to work with our international partners to strictly enforce existing sanctions until such time as North Korea turns its commitments into concrete steps towards denuclearisation.”

Mr Trump and Mr Kim are set to meet on Tuesday morning in the first summit of its kind between a leader of North Korea and a sitting US president.

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Graham in the interview also said that Trump has “100% made up his mind that he’s not gonna let Kim Jong-un break out.” Sanctions finally work. North Korea ’s economy, somewhat surprisingly given the headlines on tightening sanctions , actually saw solid expansion in 2016.

The complaint about the U.N. Security Council’s new sanctions against North Korea is that they aren’t strict enough to force Kim Jong-un to dismantle his nuclear program. There are several reasons why Kim would be loath to give up his nukes .

SINGAPORE Summit Credit: SINGAPORE Summit © Press Association SINGAPORE Summit Credit: SINGAPORE Summit The pair are due to meet one-on-one with translators in a session that could last up to two hours before they open the meeting to their respective advisers.

Mr Trump, who arrived in Singapore on Sunday, has voiced optimism about the meeting, saying that  he thought “things can work out very nicely”.

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