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  Adar 2, 5773 , 12/02/13

Obama to Work with S. Korea in Face of N.Korean Threat

U.S. President Barack Obama spoke with the president of South Korea, Lee Myung-bak, on Tuesday evening after North Korea's nuclear missile test. 

Obama promised to work together with the UN Security Council to address the nuclear threat from North Korea. 

"The presidents agreed to work closely to formulate a series of measures that would impede the nuclear program and missiles of North Korea and reduce the risk of armament," the White House said in a statement.

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