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North Korea ‘injecting fuel into rocket’

Posted By admin On April 11, 2012 @ 3:03 am In World News | Comments Disabled

London Telegraph [1]
April 11, 2012

The launch, set to take place between Thursday and next Monday, has prompted neighbours such as the Philippines to re-route their air traffic just in case. Regional powers also worry it could be the prelude to another nuclear test, a pattern the hermit state set in 2009.

Japan said it would shoot down the rocket if it crossed its airspace.

The launch of the Unha-3 rocket, which North Korea says will merely put a weather satellite into space, breaches U.N. sanctions imposed to prevent Pyongyang from developing a missile that could carry a nuclear warhead.

It coincides with the 100th birthday celebrations of the founder of North Korea, Kim Il-sung, whose grandson, Kim Jong-un, now rules. Kim Il-sung died in 1994.

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[2] Fears As North Korea Prepares Rocket Launch: http://www.prisonplanet.com/fears-as-north-korea-prepares-rocket-launch-2.html

[3] South Korea launches first rocket, to rile North: http://www.prisonplanet.com/south-korea-launches-first-rocket-to-rile-north.html

[4] Fears As North Korea Prepares Rocket Launch: http://www.prisonplanet.com/fears-as-north-korea-prepares-rocket-launch.html

[5] North Korea seeking to develop nuclear missile, Seoul says: http://www.prisonplanet.com/north-korea-seeking-to-develop-nuclear-missile-seoul-says.html

[6] North Korea threatens to attack South Korea: http://www.prisonplanet.com/north-korea-threatens-to-attack-south-korea.html

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