United Nations

UN is an international organisation founded after World War II aims to provide a dialogue platform between countries, fortifying international corporation and preventing future wars. There are currently 193 members lead by five permanent members of the Security Council - US, Russia, UK, France, and China. The organization currently has six principal organs: General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council, Secretariat, International Court of Justice, and the Trusteeship Council.  

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s regime has threatened to use nuclear weapons to “sink” Japan and reduce the US to “ashes and darkness” for supporting a recent UN Security Council resolution and sanctions over its latest nuclear test. Photo: Balkis Press

North Korea vows to continue nuclear tests despite UN condemnation

North Korea is seeking an “equilibrium” of military force with the United States, state media reported on Saturday, after Pyongyang sparked global condemnation with its sixth nuclear test then fired a second missile over Japan in less than a month.