- Nikki Haley, US ambassador to the UN had stern words for North Korea
- She said that the US is "not going to run scared" of North Korea
- Ms Haley also called North Korea "reckless and irresponsible"
"All of us should be concerned about what's happening right now. But I think the signs that we're seeing from North Korea, they're concerned back. Now they see the international community is standing with one voice. China didn't pull off.
Russia didn't pull off. And all of the Security Council and the international community said that's enough. You've got to stop it," Ms Haley told Fox News in an interview.
"It's reckless. It's irresponsible. And the international community really laid down the groundwork of saying we're not going to watch you do this anymore. Now, North Korea has to respond. And yes, they're going to threaten, they're going to do all these things. But we're not going to run scared from them," the top Indian-American diplomat said.
"What was more important was China stepped up and said, we will follow through on these sanctions. We will make sure that we follow. And they encouraged the international community to follow it. China feels this. I mean when I talk to the Chinese ambassador, when that missile test took off, they felt it in China. It was so close to their border that the ground shook," she said.
"The people of China now feel it. They're disturbed enough to say that they now have to do their part. And now we have to just stay on them to make sure they do that," Ms Haley said.
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