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N Korea rejects new sanctions, vows vengeance

New UN resolution cuts deliveries of petroleum products by almost 90 per cent, starting on Jan 1

North Korean soldiers and Pyongyang residents holding a rally to celebrate the North's declaration on Nov 29 that it had achieved full nuclear statehood.


NORTH Korea rejected tighter United Nations sanctions aimed at curbing its nuclear expansion, describing the move as an "act of war" and vowing vengeance against US sympathisers who approved it.

The US "must abandon its hostile policy" towards North Korea, "learn to co-exist...