US Assures ASEAN: North Korea Will Not Overshadow South China Sea Talks

August 04, 2017 12:59 AM
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As U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson embarks on his first official trip to Southeast Asia this week, the United States continues to call for a legally binding mechanism to prevent conflicting territorial claims in the South China Sea from erupting into violent confrontations. Tillerson will also seek greater cooperation from regional allies in isolating North Korea. State Department Correspondent Nike Ching has the report.