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News 2nd DPRK nuclear test

  1. May 25, 2009 #1
    North Korean Nuclear Claim Draws Global Criticism (NY Times)


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  3. May 25, 2009 #2


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    Bolton gave a heads up on this five days ago.
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  4. May 26, 2009 #3

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    They've also been firing (short-range) missiles towards Japan.

    It might be worth pointing out to them that they are a nuclear power who is technically still at war with an ally of the United States. There is a non-trivial chance that their attempted nuclear extortion will instead result in Pyongyang becoming a sea of molten glass and steel.
  5. May 26, 2009 #4
    Haha, as opposed to its current status as a sea of rust-covered steel and rotten wood!
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    Because it is a backward country do you mean that it is no threat to anyone?
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