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N Korea rocket launch fails

By CHERYL PELLERIN American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON – Pentagon officials say U.S. systems detected and tracked a launch of a North Korean TaepoDong-2 missile – a launch which failed. The missile was tracked on a southerly launch over the Yellow Sea, according to a statement issued from Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado. Initial [...]
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South Korea arrests American trying to swim to North Korea: report

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (yesterday)

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Satellite images suggest North Korean working on missiles, group says

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

Undeterred by the embarrassment of a failed rocket launch earlier this year, North Korea appears to be pressing ahead with the development of long-range missiles, according to an analysis of satellite images by a U.S. academic websi... Read Post

U.S. officials: North Korea's rocket launch has failed

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (2 years ago)

UPDATE: [7:31pm ET]: This story will be updated as events unfold A U.S. official has confirmed that a North Korean long-range missile broke apart in air after launch. U.S. officials say they believe the missile is believed to have c... Read Post

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