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All posts tagged "North Korea"

  • N. Korea Praises Rocket; others View as Covert Missile Test

    SEOUL, South Korea – For North Korea’s propaganda machine, the long-range rocket launch Sunday carved a glorious trail of “fascinating vapor” through the clear blue sky. For South Korea’s president, and other world leaders, it was a...

    • Posted February 7, 2016
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  • What N. Korea Rocket Launch may Mean for Region and World

    SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea launched a long-range rocket Sunday, the first day of its announced eight-day launch window and about a month after the country’s fourth nuclear test led to international condemnation. Already, world leaders...

    • Posted February 7, 2016
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  • Analysis: AP Bureau Chiefs in Koreas on Planned Launch

    SEOUL, South Korea – It’s another big, splashy step for the North Korean government: a planned rocket launch the world will see as a banned test of long-range missile technology that comes only weeks after testing what...

    • Posted February 6, 2016
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  • Neighbors Begin Vigilance as North Korea Launch Window Opens

    SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea’s neighbors began an uneasy waiting game Sunday, the start of an eight-day window for a planned North Korean long-range rocket launch. Any such launch, which the North says is an effort...

    • Posted February 6, 2016
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  • Experts say Launch Won’t bring N. Korea much Closer to ICBM

    TOKYO – Japan has deployed PAC-3 missile batteries in the heart of Tokyo to shoot down any incoming rocket debris. South Korea is reportedly mobilizing two Aegis-equipped destroyers. The U.S. is already gunning to punish Pyongyang for...

    • Posted February 6, 2016
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  • Seoul, Tokyo Threaten to Intercept N. Korean Rocket Debris

    SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea and Japan vowed to shoot down any debris that falls on their territories from a long-range rocket that North Korea plans to fire this month, with Seoul saying Thursday that it...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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  • Interview: Davos Chief says Europe, Oil among Worries

    DAVOS, Switzerland – As leaders from the world of politics and business arrive Tuesday in droves for the start of the World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos, the event’s founder is in somber...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • White House Hopeful Bush Lays Out Plans for Foreign Policy

    CORALVILLE, Iowa – Jeb Bush believes he’s got the best prescription for American foreign policy, from his strategies for deterring North Korea’s nuclear ambitions, to destroying the Islamic State. However, unlike his rivals in the crowded 2016...

    • Posted January 15, 2016
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  • World Economic Forum Revokes Invite to North Korea for Davos

    GENEVA – Organizers of the World Economic Forum in Davos say they have revoked an invitation to a delegation from North Korea, in what appears to be an international rebuke over the secretive Communist country’s nuclear test...

    • Posted January 13, 2016
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  • 8 Reasons China and its President are off to a Rocky 2016

    BEIJING – Barely more than a week into 2016, Chinese President Xi Jinping is having a rough time of it, with challenges ranging from a plummeting stock market to new provocations from obstreperous ally North Korea. While...

    • Posted January 11, 2016
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