Trump Talks to South Korean President, ‘impressed’ about UN’s North Korea Sanctions Vote

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President Trump tweeted late Sunday that he spoke with South Korean President Moon Jae-In amid mounting tensions with North Korea — and Trump was “very happy and impressed” with the United Nations Security Council’s 15-0 vote to hit Kim Jong Un’s regime with tough new sanctions.

Moon requested the phone call, the White House press pool reported. It came a day after the U.N. Security Council vote, in the wake of the country’s tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles believed to be capable of reaching the U.S. mainland.

The sanctions against the communist nation include a ban on coal and other exports worth over …

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