North Korea Announces Plan To Launch Satellite

Launch to take place between December 10 - 22
December 1st, 2012
0

Following a week of increasing media speculation, North Korean state media outlet has announced that it plans to launch a satellite  between December 10 and 22.  The date range coincides with two significant events  - South Korea’s presidential election and the first anniversary of the death of Kim Jong Il.

According to a spokesman for

You have reached your limit of 5 free articles this month. Subscribe today for unlimited access. Prices start from just $2.88 per week
Existing users, please sign in here:
Remember Me

Recommended for You

N. Korea may drop human pixel backdrop from mass games

N. Korea may drop human pixel backdrop from mass games

North Korea's mass game events in 2015 may, for the first time in the history of the series, be without their signature choreographed human backdrop, sources familiar with artistic performance and tou…

October 23rd, 2014
0
Kim Jong Un releases Fowle following requests from Obama - KCNA

Kim Jong Un releases Fowle following requests from Obama - KCNA

Kim Jong Un personally ordered the release of American citizen Jeffrey Fowle following repeated requests for amnesty from U.S. President Barack Obama, North Korean state media claimed on Wednesday. …

October 22nd, 2014
0

About the Author

Chad O'Carroll

Chad O'Carroll founded NK News in 2010. He is based in Washington, D.C.

Join the discussion