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North Korea conducts new test at rocket site, aims to 'overpower US nuclear threats'

In a later statement carried by KCNA, Chief of the General Staff Pak Jong Chon said the tests were designed to bolster North Korea`s defences by developing new weapons. KCNA on Sunday said that North Korea had carried out a "very important" test on Dec. 7 at the satellite launch site, a rocket-testing facility that U.S. officials once said North Korea had promised to close.

Dec 14, 2019, 21:01 PM IST

`North Korea halts work at long-range rocket site`

Fresh satellite images confirm that North Korea has halted construction at a facility to launch a new generation of long-range rockets.

Jul 23, 2013, 14:10 PM IST