U.S. pressed a reluctant China to back a UN resolution against N. Korea for satellite launch

January 2013
East-Asia-Intel Reports;1/23/2013, p12
The article reports on the confirmation of the United Nations (U.N.) that the U.S. and China have settled on the specifics of a resolution condemning North Korea's satellite open launch. It mentions that the deal sees the states conceded to China on not to add new sanctions against the North for launching the satellite openly. It also emphasizes the agreement of the Chinese government to issue a Security Council resolution.


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