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Senate aims to force White House’s hand on North Korea with mandatory sanctions

The Senate is expected to approve tough new sanctions against North Korea with bipartisan legislation that would cut off from the U.S. banking system any person or entity doing business with the hermit kingdom, according to the measure’s authors.

Friday, June 21, 2019
The Washington Post
Topics: 
Trump Administration
North Korea
Congress
Author Info: Karoun Demirjian
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The Senate is expected to approve tough new sanctions against North Korea with bipartisan legislation that would cut off from the U.S. banking system any person or entity doing business with the hermit kingdom, according to the measure’s authors.
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