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US working with allies to put pressure on N Korea: Pence

He reassures Japan of US commitment to reining in North Korea's nuclear and missile ambitions
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 05:50


US Vice-President Mike Pence said on Wednesday that Washington would work with its allies and China to put economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea but added that America would defeat any attack with an "overwhelming response".

Mr Pence arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday from

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