So Beijing will give up millions of dollars from North Korea if it means hanging on to hundreds of billions from the US.
The resolution does not include sanctions the US wanted on North Korea's national airline and the army.
Kim has in the past been noted for his love of football, memorably visiting DPR Korea Highest Class Football League powerhouse April 25 Sports Club, being greeted with a standing ovation at a team training session.
The major difference between the Indian and North Korean programmes lies in the American attitude.
"It's just another very small step".
Ambassador Nikki Haley called the package the toughest threat against North Korea yet.
After Hamill 'liked' a tweet asking him if he liked 'Wolves', the club's nickname, fans of the club took it to mean he was a supporter of the English Championship side.
Negotiating with North Korea may be diplomatically challenging and politically unappealing, but the United States needs to seriously consider opening talks sooner rather than later. He singled out the China Merchants Bank and the Agricultural Bank of China.
Rep. Eliot Engel, the committee's top-ranking Democrat, supported the pressure campaign but strongly criticized President Donald Trump's commentary on the North Korean crisis, which he said was making matters worse. North Korea's state newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, warned that the joint exercise was "the most explicit expression of hostility" with no guarantee it wouldn't evolve into full-scale hostilities.
The U.N. Security Council is stepping up the pressure on North Korea.
"We've been played by the Kims for years", Republican Representative Ted Poe said, referring to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his predecessors.
That would mean North Korea imports nearly 2.2 million barrels a year in petroleum products, so the 2 million barrel cap in the resolution would represent a 10 per cent cut. She said the U.S. would continue to act to disrupt North Korea's illicit activities wherever they are located.
North Korea said its Sept. 3 test was of an advanced hydrogen bomb and was its most powerful by far.
The longer Washington waits to begin talks, the more advanced Pyongyang's arsenal will become and the larger its leverage grows.
"We now will implement new UN sanctions as we have always done before", Mogherini said.
The US had initially proposed a complete oil embargo and also said that the foreign accounts of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un should be frozen. The 15-member Council, including permanent members Russia and the U.S., unanimously passed the sanctions resolution on Monday banning textile exports and capping fuel imports.
The North Korean envoy vowed that Pyongyang's upcoming measures "will make the US suffer the greatest pain" it has ever experienced.
While tourists are free to visit the secretive state as part of strictly controlled tour groups, they are told to never take photos of soldiers by their handlers.
Britain's U.N. ambassador, Matthew Rycroft, told reporters who questioned the watering down of the initial U.S. text that "there is a significant prize in keeping the whole of the Security Council united".
"President Putin reacted positively, saying he backs removing the limits of deployment of the UN mission", the German Chancellery said.
"We are not looking for war".
Russian smugglers are illicitly supplying North Korea with contraband energy and goods, evading sanctions and ignoring concerns about the isolated Asian country's nuclear tests, the Washington Post reported Monday.
The resolution does add new language urging "further work to reduce tensions so as to advance the prospects for a comprehensive settlement".
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