United Nations Security Council meets about North Korea
Monday's meeting is the second in a week about the nuclear concerns.The meeting was requested by the United States, Japan, France, Britain and South Korea.
U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said North Korea's relentless actions show that its leader, Kim Jong Un, is "begging for war," and the time has come for the council to adopt the strongest diplomatic measures.
Diplomats from France, Britain, Italy and elsewhere reiterated demands for the regime to halt its ballistic missile and nuclear weapons programs and urged further sanctions.