Tags: AS | US | China

US, China Still at Odds On NKorea, Iran

Sunday, 23 May 2010 11:32 AM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

A senior U.S. official says the United States and China are still at odds about how to deal with North Korea over the sinking of a South Korean warship and the specifics of U.N. sanctions to slap on Iran over its suspect nuclear program.

On the eve of high-level talks between the two countries, the official said Sunday that China is not yet convinced that North Korea was responsible for the sinking of the South Korean vessel despite. An international report blames the north for the incident.

The official also says the two sides have not yet agreed on the details of penalties to impose on Iran.

The official spoke to reporters on condition of anonymity to describe private discussions.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Immigration Official: Agency 'Going to Be Ready' for Obama Orders

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 23:37 PM

The Obama administration is readying executive orders that would benefit as many as 11 million illegal immigrants in the . . .

Report: Leon Panetta's Memoir May Have Violated Secrecy Pact

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 23:22 PM

Former CIA director Leon Panetta clashed with the agency over his hard-hitting memoir "Worthy Fights," and let the publi . . .

Report: Opium Trade Booming in Afghanistan

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 23:07 PM

A new report claims Afghanistan's opium trade is booming despite more than $7 billion in American efforts to slow down t . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved