06 July 2017

News Story: UN Security Council to hold open meeting on DPRK missile launch

UNITED NATIONS, July 4 (Xinhua) -- The UN Security Council is scheduled to hold an open meeting on the missile launch by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), a diplomat said here Tuesday.

The meeting, at the request of the U.S. mission to the UN, will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, said the diplomat, on condition of anonymity.

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres Tuesday strongly condemned the latest launch of a ballistic missile of intercontinental range conducted by the DPRK earlier in the day.

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