U.S. govt official: meeting on N.Korea on sidelines of APEC was "very productive and free flowing"

APEC summit in Bangkok

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A senior U.S. government official said on Friday that the United Nations security council should meet to discuss North Korea's latest missile launches.

United States Vice President Kamala Harris' meeting on the sidelines of an APEC summit in Bangkok on Friday with leaders from South Korea, Japan, Canada, New Zealand and others was "very productive and free flowing", the official said.

(Reporting by Poppy McPherson, Writing by Kanupriya Kapoor; Editing by Toby Chopra)