North Korea claims new rakettest to prepare

North Korea claims new rakettest to prepare

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has ordered preparations for the launch of a new long-range missile.

According to the state news agency KCNA said Kim after a successful test of a rocket engine that they , as soon as possible,” a satellite needs to be launched. Earlier this month, kept North Korea a fifth nuclear test and let it know the technique to a nuclear warhead on a ballistic missile to mount under the knee.

The North Korean media described rocket engine is much more powerful than what the country so far. North Korea launched this month, three missiles, each about a thousand miles could take. In August tested a missile from a submarine could be launched.

The UN Security council has the missile and nuclear tests from North Korea is prohibited, but the stalinist country does very little of.


Barack Obama and the Chinese premier Li Keqiang have Monday agreed on the cooperation in the Security council to expand. According to UN diplomats want to Beijing, however, is not yet rigorous steps against the regime in Pyongyang to commit.

China is the main diplomatic ally and trading partner of North Korea. The nation believes that sanctions against North Korea is not the final answer. North Korea feels threatened by the presence of the 28.500 U.s. troops in South Korea, a remnant of the Korean War (1950-1953). That conflict ended with an armistice, but never formally ended with a peace treaty.

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