Russia voices 'deep regret' over N. Korea rocket launch

ByREUTERS
December 12, 2012 08:24




MOSCOW - Russia expressed "deep regret" over North Korea's rocket launch on Wednesday, saying the reclusive nation had violated a UN Security Council resolution limiting its use of ballistic technology.

The Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement that the North Korean launch had increased instability in the region and called on other nations to refrain from actions that would further escalate tensions.

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