Susan Rice

The Latest: UN Security Council condemns North Korea test

The Latest on North Korea's nuclear test (all times local):

7:30 a.m.

The U.N. Security Council is strongly condemning North Korea's latest nuclear test and says it will start discussions on "significant measures" against Pyongyang including new sanctions.

The council quickly agreed to a press statement after an emergency closed-door meeting late Friday afternoon called by the United States, Japan and South Korea. Just three days ago, the council condemned the North's latest ballistic missile test.

In Friday's statement, the Security Council recalled its previous pledge to take "further significant measures" in response to new nuclear...