How groundbreaking UN resolution on North Korea's human rights abuses divides main players

November 20, 2014 12:00 PM

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How groundbreaking UN resolution on North Korea's human rights abuses divides main players

In this Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014 photo, a South Korean soldier stands as a North Korean flag flies atop a 160-meter (533-foot) tower in the village of Gijungdong, near the North side of the border village of Panmunjom, which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, north of Seoul, South Korea. North Korea threatened Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 to bolster its war capability and conduct a fourth nuclear test to cope with what it calls U.S. hostility that led to the approval of a landmark U.N. resolution on its human rights violations. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man) (The Associated Press)

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea is angrily reacting to a landmark U.N. resolution on its widely condemned human rights record with a threat to bolster its 1.2 million-member military and conduct a fourth nuclear test.

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