Latest UN sanctions are an act of war, North Korea says

“We define this ‘sanctions resolution’ rigged up by the U.S. and its followers as a grave infringement upon the sovereignty of our Republic, as an act of war violating peace and stability in the Korean peninsula and the region and categorically reject the ‘resolution.’ North Korea ‘s foreign ministry also said in a statement that the sanctions are tantamount to a “complete economic blockade” of North Korea.”