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UN slaps fresh sanctions on North Korea

BBC – The United Nations Security Council has voted to impose tougher sanctions on North Korea in response to its recent ballistic missile tests.

The US-drafted resolution includes measures to reduce the nation’s oil supply by up to 90%.

All North Korean nationals working abroad will have to return home within 12 months under the proposals.

The country is already subject to a raft of sanctions from the US, the UN and the EU.

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