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New sanctions fall short of total embargo on oil

New sanctions fall short of total embargo on oil

The proposed resolution, however, would slap a ban on textile exports from North Korea, but drop demands for a full halt to payments of North Korea workers. South Korea said on Wednesday traces of radioactive xenon gas were confirmed to be from a North Korean nuclear test earlier this month, but it was unable to conclude whether the test had been for a hydrogen bomb as Pyongyang claimed.


Rishi Kapoor Slams Rahul Gandhi Over Dynasty Reference

Rishi Kapoor Slams Rahul Gandhi Over Dynasty Reference

Rahul, in his speech at the University of California in Berkeley, had talked about how dynasties are a fact of life in India. In the 106 years of Indian cinema of India, Kapoor's contribution is 90 years. are all dynasts. "By Gods grace we are in 4 generations. You see otherwise (sic)", he added. Randhir Kapoor. Ranbir Kapoor-Males. "You have to earn people's respect and love through hard work not zabardasti (force) and gundagardi (rowdyism)", he tweeted.


U.S. will 'suffer greatest pain' over sanctions

U.S. will 'suffer greatest pain' over sanctions

Apart from the oil and textile ban, the sanctions have also put a ceiling on the deliveries of refined oil products to Pyongyang and also limit crude oil shipments to the current level. The latest resolution does not include North Korean leader Kim Jong-un or his sister on its blacklist, as initially proposed. "This will cut deep", U.S.


US House committee to hold hearing on N. Korea

US House committee to hold hearing on N. Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un praised the "perfect success" of the country's sixth and largest nuclear test and urged further weapons development, according to state media today, in the face of a U.S. resolution with tougher sanctions adopted by September 11. "But we will not be putting up with what's happening in North Korea", Trump told reporters, although he offered no specifics.


United States lawmakers want 'supercharged' response to North Korea nuclear tests

United States lawmakers want 'supercharged' response to North Korea nuclear tests

Instead, the ninth set of restrictive sanctions against Pyongyang authorized an annual cap of 2 million barrels of refined petroleum products to North Korea . In her response, Haley also stressed the world would not accept a nuclear-armed North Korea and said the fresh sanctions were different than what Pyongyang had faced so far.


Irma loses hurricane status but keeps spreading misery

Irma loses hurricane status but keeps spreading misery

In the Jacksonville area, close to the Georgia line, storm surge brought some of the worst flooding ever seen there, with at least 46 people pulled from swamped homes. "So, for their safety and the safety of their families, we came out here to encourage them to voluntarily evacuate the building until the crane can be properly secured", said Miami Fire Rescue Capt.