North Korea says it needs weaponry to defend against US nuclear threat

July 13th, 2012
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Pak Ui-Chun, North Korea’s foreign minister, told a crowd at the ASEAN forum that it was Washington’s aim to ‘eliminate the political ideology and system our people have opted for’. Mr Pak said North Korea would use its ‘peaceful space programme’ to ‘explore and utilise the outer space to develop nuclear energy for peaceful purposes’.

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