South Korea and UN Security Council members are studying several proposals on how to censure North Korea, a report said on Tuesday.What could be the holdup? As reported yesterday, Beijing doesn't want to actually implicate Pyongyang in their censure of Pyongyang.
China has come up with its own draft for the UN statement over the sinking of a South Korean warship in March, Yonhap news agency said.
It quoted an unnamed government official as saying prospects for an early compromise were not good.
"There are various proposals... They are sometimes combined and sometimes separated," the official was quoted as saying.