The Latest: China recommits to sanctions on North Korea
August 31, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea firing a missile over Japan (all times local):
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says his country will "fully and completely" abide by U.N. Security Council sanctions resolutions on North Korea.
Wang told reporters Wednesday China would work with other members of the council on how best to react to North Korea's launch of a ballistic missile over Japan on Tuesday.
He says, "We will make a necessary response."
While acknowledging long-standing ties between the Pyongyang and Beijing, Wang says China was compelled to act to guard a...