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North Korea Successfully Tests Its First ICBM

Jul 4, 2017 | 10:04 GMT
People watch a television broadcast reporting the North Korean missile launch from the Seoul Railway Station in South Korea, on July 4.

People watch a television broadcast reporting the North Korean missile launch from the Seoul Railway Station in South Korea, on July 4. The latest launch drew strong criticism from the U.S. and came ahead of a summit of leaders from the G20 countries in Germany later this week.

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Flight data indicates that Pyongyang test-fired an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile, a milestone for the country in its attempt to secure a long-range delivery system capable of carrying a heavy payload, such as a miniaturized nuclear device. ...

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