USA convene an unscheduled meeting of the UN security Council on sanctions against the DPRK

© AFP 2018 / Don EmmertЧлены of the Security Council during a meeting. Archival photoUSA convene an unscheduled meeting of the UN security Council on sanctions against the DPRK© 2018 AFP / Don Emmert

The permanent mission of the United States appointed on Monday an unscheduled meeting of the UN security Council on the issue of sanctions against North Korea, told RIA Novosti source in diplomatic circles.

Earlier, the US Ambassador Nikki Haley reacted to the changes in the Committee’s report 1718 of the UN security Council, which monitors compliance with the sanctions against the DPRK. Him at the request of Russia was amended. The head of the American mission said that they were «disappointed that the panel yielded to Russian pressure.»

«Yes, the United States convene the security Council on Monday», — said the interlocutor of the Agency, responding to a question.

Earlier, Deputy foreign Minister Igor Morgulov said Russia will put to the UN security Council the question of easing of sanctions against the DPRK, the security Council «may and ought» to do it.

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