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North Korea says U.S. has to roll back 'hostile policy' before talks

North Korea says U.S. has to roll back 'hostile policy' before talks

The U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting this week to discuss further measures in response to Pyongyang's launch of an intermediate-range ballistic missile days before.

"Relating to cyber attack, this linkage to DPRK is ridiculous", he said, adding that such allegations are part of the United States' hostile policies as the USA side is in the habit of mounting a loud anti-North Korean campaign each time something out of the ordinary happens.

In an interview with "Fox News Sunday", U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said it was too early to know whether diplomatic and economic pressures being exerted on the North Korean government are having an impact in the wake of the latest missile test.

Asked about Beijing and Moscow's support for the six previous rounds of United Nations sanctions, Kim said both countries are "close neighbors" who "understand our nuclear projection occurred through the USA continued nuclear threat and its hostile policy" toward North Korea.

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"As everybody knows, the Americans have gestured (toward) dialogue", North Korea's deputy United Nations ambassador, Kim In Ryong, told reporters on Friday.

North Korea has defied all calls to rein in its nuclear and missile programs, even from China, its lone major ally, saying the weapons are needed for legitimate self-defense.

Friday's news conference came after a string of provocations by the North - seven test launches of ballistic missiles this year alone - generally followed by condemnation from the worldwide community.

"If this goes to a military solution, it's going to be tragic on an unbelievable scale", Mattis said.

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The rocket was sacked from an area near the North Korean county of Pukchang, in South Phyongan Province, and flew eastward about 500 km (310 miles), said South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff.

North Korea's missile program is progressing faster than expected, South Korea's defense minister said on May 15, hours after the UN Security Council demanded the North halt all nuclear and ballistic missile tests and condemned Sunday's test-launch.

North Korea is understood to fear the same fate as they take action to protect airbases and key military strongholds, reports Asia Press.

The reclusive state has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the USA mainland. She urged other countries to sever ties with Pyongyang.

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She in her meeting greeted students and teachers and reportedly discussed issues of providing global perspective to children. At a joint press conference he also said Saudi Arabia will become "more capable of carrying their fair share of the burden".

The US has deployed the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) system in South Korea to defend against threats from North Korea. "You have to pick a side".


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