U.N. passes N. Korea sanctions

Ban on textile exports, limits on oil fall short of U.S. goals


Photographs by AP/AHN YOUNG-JOON

Members of Korea Freedom Federation beat balloons symbolizing North Korean weapons during a rally Monday in Seoul, South Korea, to denounce North Korea’s nuclear test.

The United Nations Security Council approved new sanctions aimed at punishing North Korea for its latest missile and nuclear tests after the U.S. dropped key demands in order to win support from Russia and China.

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