arirang news

North Korea's UN envoy says 'inhumane' sanctions are hurting women and children Updated: 2017-11-09 11:59:59 KST

North Korea has attacked the severity of international sanctions on the country, saying they are causing intense hardships to its most vulnerable citizens such as women and children.
Han Tae Song , Pyongyang's Ambassador to the UN in Geneva,is accusing the U.S. and others of denying their people's right to survive through sanctions he described as "inhumane".
He claimed the measures were blocking the delivery of basic goods, such as medicine.
The envoy also urged South Korea to return twelve North Korean restaurant workers who defected last year while working in China, accusing Seoul of kidnapping the group.
Reporter :
KOGL : Korea Open Government License
본 저작물 중 본문에 해당하는 뉴스 스크립트(텍스트)는 공공누리 제1유형-출처표시 조건에 따라 이용할 수 있습니다.