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US imposes largest sanctions ever on North Korea

Trump threatens 'phase two' if pressure campaign fails

U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the media in Washington before leaving for the Conservative Political Action Conference on Feb. 23.   © Reuters

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. announced Friday its largest sanctions to date against those suspected of supporting North Korea's nuclear and missile programs as part of its maximum-pressure campaign against the regime.

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