U.S., China Said to Agree on Draft UN Resolution on North Korea

  • Sanctions would follow recent nuclear test, rocket launch
  • Resolution could be voted on this week, diplomat says

US Secretary of State John Kerry and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi leave following a press conference at the State Department in Washington.

Photographer: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images

The U.S. and China reached an agreement over a new United Nations Security Council resolution that would punish North Korea for its recent rocket launch and nuclear test, according to diplomats from two Security Council member countries.

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