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Japan joins U.S. in imposing new sanctions on North Korea

01:10 EDT 28 Jul 2017 | Yahoo News

Japan joins U.S. in imposing new sanctions on North KoreaBy Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan will freeze the assets of five organizations and nine individuals linked to North Korea, including two Chinese entities, Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said on Friday, outlining new sanctions against the isolated state. Japan's announcement came just hours after the U.S. Senate also voted for new sanctions on North Korea, which followed U.S. media reports this week that intelligence officials had assessed that Pyongyang would be able to field a nuclear-capable intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) by next year, earlier than previously thought.


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