UNITED NATIONS (AP) - South Korea officially referred North Korea to
the U.N. Security Council on Friday over the sinking of a navy ship that killed
46 sailors, taking its strongest step ever toward making the communist North
face international punishment.
It set the stage for the possibility...
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In the latest wave of sanctions
targeting Iran, the U.K. has taken steps independently of the UN Security
Council and EU regulations to cut off all ties with Iranian banks. The new
sanctions apply to all persons operating in the U.K. financial...