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  • Could Trump and Kim agree to a Peace Treaty ending the Korean War?

    June 14, 2018

    Please, check our Library special ‘A World Free of Nuclear Weapons’ for international law publications on nuclear disarmament.

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  • Security Council Approves Toughest Resolution yet against DPR Korea

    September 12, 2017

    11 September 2017 – The Security Council unanimously agreed to impose tighter sanctions on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), imposing limits on oil exports, banning the country’s textile imports and access to gas liquids, and more closely inspecting cargo ships going in and out of its ports. “The proliferation of nuclear, chemical and biological weapons, as well as their means of delivery, constitutes a threat to international peace and security,” the Council said.

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  • North Korea Confirms Nuclear Test

    North Korea Confirms Nuclear Test

    May 25, 2009

    North Korea has conducted its second nuclear test, the country’s state news agency KCNA announced today. The nuclear test was expected. Earlier this year North Korea conducted a failed intercontinental missile test.

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  • N Korea destroys nuclear reactor tower

    June 27, 2008

    North Korea has demolished the cooling tower at its Yongbyon nuclear reactor.The Bush administration has reacted by removing North Korea from the list of countries sponsoring terrorism (axis of evil list); a step forward in the international relations between North Korea and the US.The intention to disarm was one of the cornerstones of the so […]

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