North Korea turns to 'old workhorse' rocket to repeat past success

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North Korea turns to 'old workhorse' rocket to repeat past success

North Korea's weekend rocket launch repeated earlier success rather than breaking new ground, using a nearly identical design from a 2012 launch, experts said, adding the reclusive country probably remained years from building a long-range nuclear missile.

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UN Security Council condemns N. Korean launch

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The United Nations Security Council condemns North Korea's rocket launch and US Ambassador Samantha Power says the US will seek "a swift and aggressive response."

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North Korea rocket launch may spur U.S. missile defense buildup in Asia

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North Korea's latest rocket launch might kick off a buildup of U.S. missile defense systems in Asia, U.S. officials and missile defense experts said, something that could further strain U.S.-China ties and also hurt relations between Beijing and Seoul.

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U.S., S.Korea, Japan military chiefs to consult on N.Korea- U.S. officials

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WASHINGTON, Feb 8 (Reuters) - The United States' top military commander will discuss North Korea's latest satellite launch with his Japanese and South Korean counterparts this week as part of efforts to strengthen military ties between the three countries, U.S. defense officials said on Monday.

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North Korean rocket puts object into space, angers neighbours, U.S.

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North Korean rocket puts object into space, angers neighbours, U.S.

SEOUL, Feb 7 (Reuters) - North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Sunday carrying what it called a satellite, but its neighbours 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.

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North Korean leader watches rocket launch: state media

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North Korea's state-run television shows still photographs of Kim Jong Un watching the rocket launch.

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North Korea rocket appears to put object into orbit - Yonhap

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North Korea rocket appears to put object into orbit - Yonhap

SEOUL, Feb 7 (Reuters) - North Korea's long-range rocket launched on Sunday appears to have put an object into space orbit, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported, quoting a South Korean military official.

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North Korea launches rocket it says carrying satellite

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North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Sunday carrying what it has said is a satellite, South Korea's defense ministry said, in defiance of United Nations sanctions barring it from using ballistic missile technology.

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North Korea begins fuelling rocket: report

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North Korea begins fuelling rocket: report

US satellite data suggests North Korea may have already begun fuelling a rocket it plans to launch this month in the face of international opposition, a Japanese newspaper reported Friday, citing a US defence official.

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North Korea tells U.N. agencies it plans satellite launch

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North Korea tells U.N. agencies it plans satellite launch

North Korea told U.N. agencies on Tuesday it plans to launch a satellite as early as next week, a move that could advance the country's long-range missile technology after its fourth nuclear test on Jan. 6.

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Remittances pour into Vietnam as Lunar New Year nears

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Remittances pour into Vietnam as Lunar New Year nears

Vietnam’s inbound remittance has been rapidly increasing since the beginning of this week and is expected to rocket next week, when the current lunar year reaches its final days and Vietnamese are ready to celebrate Tet (Lunar New Year).

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N.Korea apparently readying 'some kind of launch': US officials

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N.Korea apparently readying 'some kind of launch': US officials

North Korea appears to be readying some kind of a rocket launch, two US defense officials said Thursday, amid concerns Pyongyang is preparing to test a ballistic missile in violation of UN Security Council rules.

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North Korea activity points to possible space launch: U.S. officials

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North Korea activity points to possible space launch: U.S. officials

The United States has seen increased activity around a North Korean missile site, suggesting preparations for a possible space launch in the near future, U.S. officials told Reuters on Thursday.

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Ariane rocket takes off in dramatic fashion

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Ariane Five rocket launches into space carrying Intelsat satellite.

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N.Korea may be readying long-range missile launch soon - Kyodo

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N.Korea may be readying long-range missile launch soon - Kyodo

North Korea may be preparing to launch a long-range missile as soon as within a week, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported early on Thursday, citing an unnamed Japanese government official.

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