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PacNet #35 – UNSC passes the test…so far!

Hat’s off to Pyongyang! It has helped to accomplish in 10 days what American officials had failed to accomplish in almost four years of diplomacy: a unanimous United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolution that not only condemns its July 5 (Fourth of July in the U.S.) missile launches and demands that North Korea “suspend all activities related to its ballistic missile programs,” but that also deplores North Korea’s nuclear weapons aspirations.