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North Korea posing 'grave threat' to world: Canadian foreign affairs minister

North Korea posing 'grave threat' to world: Canadian foreign affairs minister
From Global News - August 11, 2017

Canadas foreign minister says North Koreas nuclear program poses a grave threat to the security of the world.

Chrystia Freeland says Canada stands by allies like the United States when they are threatened but she says we need to find ways to de-escalate the situation, which has been marked by heated rhetoric from North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump.

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Freeland says North Korea must recognize that the path it is on can have no positive ending.

Freeland expressed relief at the release of Canadian pastor Hyeon Soo Lim, who was serving a life sentence in North Korea for anti-state activities.

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