The Russian foreign ministry has tweeted that North Korea's rocket launch is in violation of a UN resolution, and will have a "negative impact" on the region.
The PDRK’s latest rocket launch violates UNSC Resolution 1874 which prohibits it from using ballistic technology to launch rockets
The PDRK’s rocket launch will have a negative impact on Northeast Asia
We urge Pyongyang to avoid actions that violate UN Security Council resolutions
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