North Korea rocket launch nears
Top news: North Korea's launch of a new long-range rocket appears imminent, with the country's government announcing that it has begun fueling. The U.S. is preparing a diplomatic response that will include the suspension of food aid and an effort to rally worldwide condemnation. However, diplomatic options are limited and will likely not include further sanctions on the U.
The Japanese defense minister said Friday that he had ordered the country's military to prepare a missile defense system ahead of a planned rocket launch by North Korea next month. North Korea said last week that it is planning to c... Read Post
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- New satellite images of a North Korean rocket launch site show a mobile radar trailer and rows of what appear to be empty fuel and oxidizer tanks, evidence of ramped-up preparation for what Washington call... Read Post