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  1. One graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Greenwich Citizen

    Gordon Chang, writing for The Daily Beast, notes that the satellite system that North Korea claims to have launched over the weekend would weigh essentially as much as a nuclear warhead. Although there is still no indication that North Korea would be able to develop missile and nuclear warheads en masse, let alone successfully deploy them beyond tests, this latest rocket launch is alarming.

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  2. North Korea satellite 'tumbling in orbit,' U.S. official saysRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | GantDaily.com

    The satellite North Korea fired into space on Sunday is "tumbling in orbit" and incapable of functioning in any useful way, a senior U.S. defense official told CNN. Sunday's launch of the long-range rocket triggered a wave of international condemnation and prompted strong reaction from an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council.

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  3. Seoul confirms North Korea successfully put satellite into orbitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Trend

    On Sunday, North Korea fired a long-range rocket to allegedly place a satellite into orbit, defying UN Security Council resolutions. South Korean Defense Ministry also said that Pyongyang has not yet mastered the technology of returning intercontinental ballistic missiles into the atmosphere.

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  4. Illustration on North Korea's nuclear weapon development by Alexander Hunter/The Washington TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Washington Times

    For many years Korea has been known as "The Land of the Morning Calm." Sunday, Feb. 7, I could have added a postscript: "The morning calm and the afternoon chaos."

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  5. US may send missile defense system to South Korea in response to North's rocket launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Raw Story

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un delivers a speech at the 4th national conference of war veterans in Pyongyang on July 25, 2015 South Korea has said it will consider allowing the U.S. to station a ballistic missile defense system on its territory after North Korea announced that it had launched a long-range rocket over the weekend.

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  6. North Korea rocket launch may spur US missile defence buildup in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Times

    WASHINGTON: North Korea's latest rocket launch might kick off a buildup of US missile defence systems in Asia, US officials and missile defence experts said, something that could further strain US-China ties and also hurt relations between Beijing and Seoul. North Korea says it put a satellite into orbit on Sunday, but the United States and its allies see the launch as cover for Pyongyang's development of ballistic missile technology that could be used to deliver a nuclear weapon.

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  7. South Korea Weighs Closing Kaesong Complex Over Rocket LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Voice of America

    North Korean employees, shown in December 2013, sew in a South Korean-owned company at the Kaesong industrial park just north of the demilitarized zone. South Korea's point man on North Korea hinted Monday at possibly shutting down an inter-Korean industrial complex as a punitive measure against North Korea in response to the communist country's long-range rocket launch.

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  8. UN sanctions on North Korea failing, 10 years on: UN expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | India.com

    United Nations, Feb 9 : A raft of UN sanctions imposed on North Korea over the past decade has failed to prevent Pyongyang from scaling up its nuclear and ballistic missile programs, a UN panel of experts has concluded. "There are serious questions about the efficacy of the current United Nations sanctions regime," the experts said in a confidential report obtained by AFP yesterday.

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  9. Punish or engage? No easy answer to North Korea's nuclear ambitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Los Angeles Times

    A U.S. soldier stands in a military Humvee at a training ground in Paju, South Korea, the day after North Korea's long-range rocket launch. A U.S. soldier stands in a military Humvee at a training ground in Paju, South Korea, the day after North Korea's long-range rocket launch.

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  10. REFILE-U.S. urges China to increase sanctions pressure on North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Reuters

    Feb 8 China agrees any new U.N. resolution on North Korea will include additional sanctions and go beyond previous steps, but Washington is urging Beijing to put even more pressure on Pyongyang after its recent nuclear test and rocket launch, a senior U.S. official said on Monday. China is in "unique position" as North Korea's neighbor and ally to compel it to abandon its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs, the official told Reuters, as U.N. diplomats sought to craft a new sanctions resolution.

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  11. Nuclear threats in North Korea, Iran: Why we can't mix and match our strategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Star Tribune

    South Koreans watch a TV news program on Sunday that carried file footage about North Korea's rocket launch. The letters on the screen read: "North Korea launched a long-range missile."

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  12. North Korean Satellite Passed Over Super Bowl StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Time

    Here's a bit of Super Bowl trivia: North Korea's newest satellite passed almost right over the stadium just an hour after it ended. Whatever motives Pyongyang may have about using its rocket launches to develop nuclear-tipped long-range missiles, it now has two satellites circling the Earth, according to NORAD, the North American Aerospace Command, which monitors all satellites in orbit.

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  13. North Korean satellite passes directly over Levi's StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Inside Bay Area

    An unidentified object is photographed in the sky from Dandong, China, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. North Korea on Sunday defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations and others call a cover for a banned test of technology for a missile that could strike the U.S. mainland.

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  14. Associated Press Waste Management Phoenix Open 2016 attendance shatters recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Echo

    "Two-hundred thousand?" Lee asked, making sure he heard right. I'm so glad to have won in front of a large crowd.

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  15. It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's a North Korean satellite.Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Sleepless in Midland

    Here's a bit of Super Bowl trivia: North Korea's newest satellite passed almost right over the stadium just an hour after it ended. Whatever motives Pyongyang may have about using its rocket launches to develop nuclear-tipped long-range missiles, it now has two satellites circling the Earth, according to NORAD, the North American Aerospace Command, which monitors all satellites in orbit.

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  16. Japan says it will impose new unilateral sanctions on North Korea over rocket launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Japan Times

    The government said Monday it will slap North Korea with new unilateral sanctions in response to its rocket launch Sunday, amid rising calls from the families of abductees for tougher diplomacy. Aside from coordinating closely with the international community to hammer out strong U.N. Security Council sanctions against the North, Japan is looking at its own punitive measures, Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida told the Lower House Budget Committee, without elaborating.

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  17. White House confirms missile defense talks with South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Washington Examiner

    White House press secretary Josh Earnest confirmed Monday that the U.S. has opened the door to providing South Korea with a ballistic missile defense system, a move that could dramatically shift North Asia's security dynamic. After North Korea's Kim Jong-un's weekend launch of a long-range rocket, Earnest said the U.S. is discussing parking a missile-defense system know as Thaad in South Korea.

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  18. US hopes to send anti-missile system to SKorea 'as quickly as possible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Peninsula

    A 2008 photo from the US Missile Defence Agency shows a Terminal High Altitude Area Defence being launched at the Pacific Missile Range Facility off the island of Kauai in Hawaii. AFP Washington: The US military wants to send a sophisticated missile defense system to South Korea "as quickly as possible," the Pentagon said Monday as it seeks to counter an ever-defiant North Korea.

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  19. Pentagon Dismisses Chinese Concerns About Missile Shield Against North KoreaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | US News & World Report

    The response to a North Korean rocket launch would be strictly defensive, a spokesman says, but Beijing fears it'd be a powder keg. North Koreans gather at the Kim Il Sung Square to celebrate a satellite launch on Monday in Pyongyang, North Korea.

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  20. Year of the Monkey marked with celebrations throughout AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Reuters

    From the Philippines to North Korea and Indonesia people ushered in the Year of the Monkey with traditional dragon and lion dances, games and firecrackers to drive away evil spirits and bring good luck. In Pyongyang, the North Korea the state news agency KCNA showed a flower laying ceremony at the Grand Monument on Mansu Hill and children flying kites and playing games.

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