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North Korean Rocket Puts Object into Space, Angers Neighbors, U.S.

By Ju-min Park and Jack Kim SEOUL, Feb 7  – North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Sunday carrying what it called a satellite, but its neighbors and the United States denounced the launch as a missile test, conducted in defiance of U.N. sanctions and just weeks after a nuclear bomb test. The U.S. Strategic

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U.S. Officials Suspect North Korea Nearing Launch

By David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON, Feb 6 – Satellite images taken this week of North Korea’s Sohae rocket launch site show apparent fueling activity seen in the past shortly before a rocket launch, a U.S. think-tank said, as U.S government officials signaled that a launch could occur as early as Monday. North Korea has told U.N. agencies

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