US President Barack Obama has called on North Korea’s sole remaining ally, China, to join other major powers in compelling the rogue state to “abide by the rules.” Obama also stated in an interview that the US would defend its ally South Korea.
REUTERS - The United States urged restraint on Tuesday following a North Korean artillery attack on South Korea and vowed to forge a "measured and unified" response with major powers, including China.
WHAT IS CHINA'S REPONSE SO FAR?
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NORTH SOUTH CONFLICT: RECENT SPATS
- US urges 'united' UN condemnation of North Korea missile launches
- North Korea fires second missile in defiance of UN resolutions
- Attempted North Korea missile launch fails, says South
- BBC journalist expelled for ‘insulting dignity’ of N. Korea
- North Korea’s Kim says will not use nuclear arms unless threatened
- 'No weddings, no funerals in North Korea so Kim Jong-un can party'
- North Korea stages once-in-a-generation party congress
- North Korea sentences US man to 10 years hard labour 'for spying'
- North Korea says it has miniaturised nuclear warhead
- S. Korea, US hold joint exercises as North threatens 'all-out' attack
Date created : 2010-11-24