May 12, 2021

N. Korea unafraid of further sanctions following satellite launch: Ambassador

Ambassador to UK reiterates intention to launch satellites despite prospect of further UN sanctions

North Korea is defiantly prepared and willing to face further sanctions as a result of fulfilling its intention to launch further satellites, DPRK ambassador to the United Kingdom Hyon Hak Bong said on Wednesday.

The ambassador, speaking at a Chatham House event in London, made the remarks when answering a question regarding the prospects of further sanctions if a launch is conducted.