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N.Korea missile went over Okinawa—Japan govt



This Monday Dec. 10, 2012 satellite image provided by GeoEye and annotated by 38 North, shows recent activity at the Sohae rocket launching facility in Cholsan County, North Pyongan Province, North Korea. AP FILE PHOTO

TOKYO– The Japanese government said Wednesday North Korea’s missile passed over its southern island chain of Okinawa around 12 minutes after take-off.

“Launch time was around 9:49 am (0049 GMT). The missile that North Korea calls a satellite passed over Okinawa around 10:01. We launched no interception.”


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Tags: Defense , missiles , North korea , weapons


  • w33k3nd3r

    That means they can shoot down Japan anytime they want.

    • Donn Maindric Eddy

      Just for ROK and the US to take them off the map faster than they can hit the launch key.

  • Donn Maindric Eddy

    ROK is South Korea btw.

  • joboni96

    saan pa nga ba dadaan yan

    buti nga pinili ng nokor
    ung mga kaunting taong madadaanan

    habang ang imperyalistang u.s.
    milyones ng debris
    ang ikinalat sa space
    na paminsan minsang bumabagsak



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