UN Chief condemns North Korea nuclear test

The UN Chief Ban Ki-moon has condemned North Korea's nuclear test as a "clear and grave violation" of Security Council resolutions. He said it was "deplorable" that Pyongyang had defied international appeals to refrain from such acts.


Nuclear test sanction threat

The United Nations says it "strongly condemns" North Korea's nuclear test. The United States is calling for an increase in sanctions against the communist state.