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American Treasury unveils new sanctions on North Korea

The United States on Tuesday unveiled new economic sanctions targeting North Korean shipping and Chinese traders doing business with Pyongyang, AFP reported.

The measures came a day after President Donald Trump declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism and warned of a string of new measures against its nuclear program.

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