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Nancy Peloisi pushes North Korea sanctions bill


PUBLISHED Thu, January 07, 2016 - 1:02pm EST


U.S. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday there is strong, bipartisan support in Congress for strong sanctions against North Korea. The legislation would be designed to punish North Korea for alleged nuclear tests it conducted later this week.





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