The UN security Council urged to take steps to reduce tensions around North Korea

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The UN Security Council stated the need to take concrete steps to reduce tensions around the missile program of the DPRK.

«The Security Council strongly tuned to the Korean Peninsula became a nuclear-free area, underscores the critical importance of immediate and specific actions to reduce tensions on the Korean Peninsula and beyond,» reads the statement of the Chairman of the security Council, adopted on the results of closed consultations on Tuesday evening.

Also, the UN security Council demanded that the DPRK’s full compliance with all UN resolutions, «including regulations on the abandonment of all nuclear weapons and existing nuclear programs» and existing weapons of mass destruction that will be fully checked and that «further nuclear test will be».

Noting the purpose of maintaining peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula, the UN security Council expressed «commitment to a peaceful, diplomatic and political solution to the situation.» According to diplomats, the UN, the last provision was included in the statement of the Chairman thanks to the efforts of Russia and China.

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