US Ambassador Nikki Haley said the United States was working with China, Pyongyang’s main ally, on a new sanctions resolution and that all UN member-states would step up action against North Korea.
“We all have to send a sign to North Korea, and that is ‘no more. This is not play time. This is serious. These threats are not welcome,'” Haley told reporters ahead of the council meeting.
The US envoy also held out the prospect of direct talks with North Korea if Pyongyang puts an end to missile launches and nuclear tests.
“We are willing to talk but not until we see a total stop of the nuclear process and of any test there,” she said. Read more at Channel News Asia.