ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon Print

UN Security Council talks on sanctions at a standstill

NEW YORK/BEIJING -- A month after North Korea conducted its fourth nuclear test, talks on new sanctions against the reclusive state remain deadlocked at the U.N. Security Council, leaving some council members increasingly frustrated.

     The stalemate comes despite rising tensions now that North Korea has signaled its intention to launch a ballistic missile as early as Sunday.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Discover the all new Nikkei Asia app

  • Take your reading anywhere with offline reading functions
  • Never miss a story with breaking news alerts
  • Customize your reading experience

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more