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S Korea leader asks North to quit nuke plan

North Korea threatens to accelerate nuclear programme in response to more UN sanctions.
Last Modified: 26 Mar 2013 08:36

The president of South Korea says the North's only path to survival lies in abandoning its nuclear programme.

Park Geun-Hye was speaking on the third anniversary of the Cheonan warship's sinking which killed 46 sailors.

A South Korean-led investigation blamed it on a North Korean torpedo strike.

Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports Daejeon.

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