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“We Witnessed The DPRK Missile Blow Up”: Cathay Pacific Flight Crew Observed North Korean ICBM Launch

“We Witnessed The DPRK Missile Blow Up”: Cathay Pacific Flight Crew Observed North Korean ICBM Launch

by Tyler Durden
ZeroHedge.com

Dec 4, 2017

Officials from Hong Kong’s flagship Cathay Pacific airline confirmed that the crew of a flight from San Francisco to Hong Kong reported seeing North Korea’s recent test of its most powerful ICBM conducted last Wednesday, according to the South China Morning Post. According to flight trackers, flight CX893 was over Japan when the missile was launched on November 29 at approximately 2:18 a.m. Hong Kong time. A spokeswoman from the airline said that the crew made a report of the suspected re-entry of the North Korean missile after the incident.

“Be advised, we witnessed the DPRK missile blow up and fall apart near our current (more…)

Pentagon To Deploy THAAD Anti-Missile Systems On West Coast To Protect Against North Korean ICBM Attack

Pentagon To Deploy THAAD Anti-Missile Systems On West Coast To Protect Against North Korean ICBM Attack

by Tyler Durden
ZeroHedge.com

Dec 3, 2017

Days after North Korea launched its most advanced ICBM which reportedly can hit a target anywhere in the United States with its 8,000+ mile range, Pyongyang said the U.S. is “begging” for a nuclear war by planning the “largest-ever” joint aerial drill with South Korea, according to Bloomberg. “Should the Korean peninsula and the world be embroiled in the crucible of nuclear war because of the reckless nuclear war mania of the U.S., the U.S. will have to accept full responsibility for it,” North Korea’s state-run KCNA said Saturday, citing a statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

As we previously reported, (more…)

North Korea ambassador summoned to Foreign Office as missile launch risks sparking WW3

North Korea ambassador summoned to Foreign Office as missile launch risks sparking WW3

KIM Jong-un’s ambassador to the UK has been summoned to the Foreign Office after North Korea’s missile launch yesterday.

By VINCENT WOOD
Express.co.uk

Wed, Nov 29, 2017

The missile launch was the most technologically advanced test to have been carried out by Kim’s hermit kingdom, proving the DPRK has the military capacity to strike the entirety of the US mainland as well the UK.

Now the nation’s ambassador to Britain has been summoned to Boris Johnson’s foreign office amid fears the young tyrant could trigger the beginning of World War 3.

Britain has repeatedly been targeted by threats from the despot’s regime, who have hit out at the nation’s support for Kim’s (more…)

War: North Korea Fires Its Most POWERFUL Missile Ever Towards Japan As President Trump Promises To “Handle” The Situation

War: North Korea Fires Its Most POWERFUL Missile Ever Towards Japan As President Trump Promises To “Handle” The Situation

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In yet another apparent attempt at igniting a full-scale war, North Korea has conducted a test of what many believe to be the countries most powerful ICBM ever launched, with the missile landing off the coast of the United States close ally Japan.

In response, South Korea conducted their own test-launch while leaders from the United States and Japan also condemned the renewed nuclear aggression.

CNN reported:

“North Korea fired an unidentified ballistic missile early this morning from Pyongsong, South Pyongan, to the east direction. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff is analyzing more details of the missile with the US side,” said an official (more…)

North Korea launches new ballistic missile, US military confirm

North Korea launches new ballistic missile, US military confirm

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Chris Pleasance for MailOnline

North Korea has fired a ballistic missile, the US military has now confirmed.

It is not clear how far it went or whether it flew over Japan as others have done earlier this year.

The missile was launched eastward from Pyongsong in North Korea’s South Pyongan Province in the middle of the night local time, according to a statement issued by the South Korean Military’s joint chiefs of staff today.

The news was confirmed by a US Government source, reports Reuters.

South Korean and American officials are currently working together to determine the missile’s trajectory.

This is the first missile launched since one was fired across Japan and into the Pacific Ocean on September 15.

Officials (more…)

South Korea ‘fires ballistic missile’ in response to North Korea’s strike towards Japan – Mirror Onl

South Korea has reportedly fired a ballistic missile towards North Korea in response to the hermit state’s earlier strike.

North Korea fired a missile in an eastern direction, over the island of Hokkaido, from its capital Pyongyang.

South Korea has responded by firing a ballistic missile into waters off its eastern coast, it has been reported.

The North Korean missile was fired early on Friday from the Sunan district in its capital, Pyongyang, toward the eastern direction, which is heading towards Japan, South Korea’s military said.

Japan has issued a national warning and told people to take shelter.

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/south-korea-fires-ballistic-missile-11174721   

World War 3 fears: North Korea launches ballistic missile – South Korea FIRES rocket back

World War 3 fears: North Korea launches ballistic missile – South Korea FIRES rocket back

NORTH Korea has launched a ballistic missile in the past few minutes, sparking a ferocious “precision strike” rocket response from South Korea.

By JOEY MILLAR
Express.co.uk

Tue, Nov 28, 2017

North Korea has launched a ballistic missile in the past few minutes, US sources have warned.

The missile was fired eastwards from the hermit state. US and South Korean officials are working together on further details.

The South Korean military said the ballistic missile was launched shortly before 3am local time (6pm GMT).

This late-night launch is rare, with most taking place during daylight hours.

A South Korean military official said: “We confirm that we have detected a North Korean ballistic (more…)

BREAKING: North Korea set for missile launch in ‘NEXT FEW DAYS’ warns Japan

BREAKING: North Korea set for missile launch in ‘NEXT FEW DAYS’ warns Japan

NORTH Korea could launch a missile test in the “next few days”, Japan has warned.

By JOEY MILLAR
Express.co.uk

Mon, Nov 27, 2017

North Korea has been threatening another launch following a series of provocative tests earlier this year.

Two missiles flew directly over Japanese territory, terrifying citizens and sparking a round of worldwide condemnations and sanctions.

And now despot Kim Jong-un could be set for yet another test – despite ever-strengthening warnings from his Western rivals.

One Japanese diplomat warned today radio signals detected from the hermit state indicated another test is close.

Japan’s Kyodo news agency said the detection had been confirmed by government officials. (more…)