February 17, 2016 / 7:39 PM / in 2 years

Obama plans to sign North Korea sanctions bill: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama does plan to sign a North Korea sanctions bill, the White House said on Wednesday.

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a banquet for contributors of the recent rocket launch, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on February 15, 2016. REUTERS/KCNA

In a press briefing with reporters, White House spokesman Josh Earnest gave no indication of when such a measure might come.

Reporting by Ayesha Rascoe and Susan Heavey; Writing by Megan Cassella

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