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North Korea Nuclear Ambitions to Overshadow Annual UN Assembly

Starting Monday, world leaders will gather for their annual U.N. meetings in New York, where President Donald Trump will make his debut on the U.N. stage and the North Korean nuclear issue is poised to top the global agenda. The U.N. Security Council adopted additional economic sanctions on Pyongyang last Monday, the second round in just five weeks, in response to the regime’s Sept. 3 underground nuclear test of a possible hydrogen bomb. While the United States drafted, negotiated and pressed for the resolution’s swift adoption, Trump dismissed the outcome…

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