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North Korea says it launched missile that can carry nuclear warhead

Monday North Korea said hat the medium-range strategic missile it tested over the weekend is capable of carrying a nuclear warhead. The communist dictatorship’s official Korean Central News Agency said the Hwasong-12, launched early Sunday Korea time, was “capable of carrying a large-size heavy nuclear warhead.” Continue reading →

North Korea fires ballistic missiles, US officials say

North Korea has test-fired two ballistic missiles, the latest in a series of rocket launches. US officials said the medium-range missiles, launched off the east coast, flew about 800km (500 miles) before falling into the water. Afterwards, the US called for Pyongyang to refrain from raising tensions.

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