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Everything you need to know about North Korea's missile launch

The significance of North Korea successfully launching a space satellite Wednesday is so open to interpretation that seemingly no two major media outlets settled on... Read more »

Dec. 14, 2012


North Korea still years away from reliable missiles

After 14 years of painstaking labor, North Korea finally has a rocket that can put a satellite in orbit. But that doesn't mean Pyongyang is close to having an... Read more »

Dec. 13, 2012


North Koreans hail rocket launch; U.S., others condemn

In Pyongyang, North Koreans clinked beer mugs and danced in the streets to celebrate the country's first satellite in space. In Washington, Seoul and Tokyo, leaders... Read more »

Dec. 12, 2012


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