North Korea: always favored a tightening of the sanctions
North Korea - Remarks to the press by Mr. François Delattre, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations - 21 December 2017
Negotiation are going on in a good spirit. As you know we, as France, have always favored a tightening of the sanctions, by that I mean both a better implementation of the existing sanctions, but also the establishment of new sanctions, the goal being to maximize pressure on North Korea. Not for the sake of the pressure, but in order to push for a dialogue and to have a better leverage for the negotiations and the political solution that we need.
So we hope there will be a consensus and vote, the sooner, the better. And we are on board.
The sooner, the better.
I prefer you ask them.