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US seeks China's help to block cyberattacks from North Korea

But Kim Jong Un's regime says there's no proof that it's behind the hack on Sony, calls for joint Pyongyang-Washington probe into the matter

Workers removing a poster-banner for The Interview from a billboard in Hollywood, California, last Thursday. Sony decided not to release the movie after the hackers issued a threat.


THE Obama administration has asked China for help in countering North Korean cyberattacks as the United States seeks to respond to the financially costly assault on Sony Pictures.

But Kim Jong Un's regime insisted on Saturday there was no proof that it was behind the hack