I thought it was sceduleded for next week?
North Korea's rocket launch ends in failure: South Korea
North Korea's much hyped long-range rocket launch on Friday ended in apparent failure, South Korean officials said, dealing a blow to the prestige of the reclusive and impoverished state that defied international pressure to push ahead with the plan. North Korea said it wanted the Unha-3 rocket to put a weather satellite into orbit, although critics believed it was designed to enhance the capacity of North Korea to design a ballistic missile deliver a nuclear warhead capable of hitting the continental United States. A spokesman for the Defense Ministry in Seoul told journalists that the rocket had broken up and crashed into the sea ... (full story)
- Posted: Apr 12, 2012 8:05pm
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