N. Korea threatens to sink Japan into sea with nuclear bomb
Jiji -- Sep 14
A North Korean government panel threatened to sink Japan into the sea with a nuclear bomb, accusing it of taking part in U.S. efforts for the adoption of the latest U.N. Security Council sanctions resolution against Pyongyang, the Korean Central News Agency reported Thursday.

In a spokesman's statement issued on Wednesday, the Korea Asia-Pacific Peace Committee said Japan "zealously joined in the U.S. racket for sanctions," according to the state media of North Korea.

It then said, "The four islands of the (Japanese) archipelago should be sunken into the sea by the nuclear bomb of Juche."

"A telling blow should be dealt to them who have not yet come to senses after the launch of our ICBM (intercontinental ballistic missile) over the Japanese archipelago," the statement said.

The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted on Monday the U.S.-drafted resolution to impose tougher sanctions against North Korea following Pyongyang's sixth nuclear test conducted on Sept. 3.

News source: Jiji
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