Clinton: North Korea nuclear testing halt ‘a modest first step’

“On the occasion of Kim Jong Il’s death, I said that it is our hope that the new leadership would choose to guide their nation onto the path of peace by living up to its obligations,” Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told a House Appropriations subcommittee Wednesday. 

“Today’s announcement represents a modest first step in the right direction.”

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