China urges North Korea not to violate U.N. resolutions

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Posted: Jul 05, 2017 3:27 AM

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday urged North Korea not to violate U.N. Security Council resolutions after the North said its newly developed intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) could carry a large nuclear warhead.

Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang, speaking at a daily news briefing, also reiterated a call for calm and restraint.

(Reporting by Christian Shepherd; Writing by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)