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The U.S. pushed for an oil embargo after North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on September 3. "In effect, that is directed at China alone because China supplies essentially all of North Korea's oil".
He said China supplies North Korea with most of its oil and "Russia is the largest employer of North Korean forced labour".
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"It's clear that with respect to oil, and a complete embargo on oil from the UN Security Council, that's going to be very hard", he said.
The top United States diplomat "never misses an opportunity in bilateral, multilateral settings to raise North Korea and the need to increase pressure on North Korea", Tillerson's policy adviser Brian Hook said Thursday.
On the Iran nuclear deal, which is viewed sceptically in Washington, May was "underlining its importance in preventing Iran from procuring nuclear weapons", the spokesman said.
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Western analysts say the figure of 100,000 personnel taking part in Zapad comes from aggregating all these drills. Belarus has formally notified the OSCE that Zapad will be held on Belarusian territory from September 14-20.
"Full implementation of JCPOA [the Iran deal] would positively contribute to regional and worldwide peace and stability", Tillerson said.
"The Trump administration is continuing to review and develop its policy on Iran.no decision has been made", Tillerson said during the news conference. This persecution must stop.
McConnell, whose Republicans control majorities in both houses of Congress, repeated earlier criticism of a resolution introduced in the US Senate urging Suu Kyi to do more for Myanmar's ethnic minority Rohingya population, and lessening the chance that any such measure could pass.
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The PCB has had to rely on heavy financial incentives for the visiting players to draw them to the country so far. Former Pakistan skipper Misbah Ul- Haq and Shahid Afridi made their presence felt on the ground.
"It is vital for her now to make clear that this is an abomination and that those people will be allowed back" in the country, he added.
Some 389,000 are estimated to have crossed since then.
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