NORTH KOREA ROCKET CRASHES INTO SEA Under the gaze of the international community, North Korea's provocative rocket launch has failed. Within minutes of take-off, it exploded and crashed into the sea. The Koreans still insist the aim was to launch a satellite into orbit – but the West saw it as a disguised attempt to test long-range missile technology banned by the UN.
Defying warnings from the international community, North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Friday, but it broke apart before escaping the earth's atmosphere and fell into the sea, officials said. "It flew about a minute, and it ... Read Post
North Korea's long-range ballistic missile broke apart after its launch early Friday, according to the Associated Press. The rocket apparently flew 75 miles before it broke into four pieces and crashed into the sea, off the coast of... Read Post