U.S. senators warn N. Korea of more sanctions if further provocations


a bipartisan group of US senators are
warning North Korea further economic sanctions on Wednesday if the regime
presses ahead with a speculative provocation to Democrats Chris Van
Hollen and sherrod Brown and two Republicans Pat Toomey and Rob Portman
led by the passage of the North Korea sanctions bill as part of the annual
defense policy bill that passed the Senate by the previous day name the otto
warmbier North Korean nuclear sanctions Act of 2019 the provision mandated
sanctions inform banks and companies to facilitate illicit financial
transactions for North Korea Van Hollen said it was important to send a clear
message that they’re gonna respond to North Korean aggression by further
ratcheting up economic pressure on that regime

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *