Speaking after the vote, the US envoy to the UN Susan Rice said the "entire world stands united in our commitment to the de-nuclearisation of the Korean peninsula and in our demand that North Korea complies with its international obligations."
Asked about North Korea’s threat to carry out a pre-emptive nuclear attack, Rice said it would "achieve nothing by continued threats and provocations".
More top news
The former glamour model says police foiled a plot to hold her disabled 14-year-old son for a "£1 million ransom".
The Top Gear host confirmed no further action was to be taken against him by the police.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel interrupted her holiday to hit back at critics of her migrant policy following deadly attacks.