Naval Drills Begin Amid Speculation Of Imminent Nuclear Test

U.S. Deploys submarine with cruise missile capability of striking entire DPRK
February 4th, 2013
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South Korea and the United States launched a joint naval exercise involving a U.S. nuclear submarine today, following a weekend of ratcheting nuclear tension on the Korean peninsula. The submarine is capable of striking targets anywhere in the DPRK with cruise both nuclear and kinetic cruise missiles.

While South Korean military officials stressed the drill

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