Monday, May 25, 2009

Yonhap: "N. Korea fires missiles to threaten U.S. spy planes: official"

More unfathomable mental power and great revolutionary upsurge in the spirit of Mt. Paektu. Want a whole paragraph of these phrases? Nah, I'll spare you:
North Korea fired two additional short-range missiles Monday in an apparent move to threaten U.S. spy planes monitoring a site where the regime is believed to have conducted its second nuclear test, a South Korean official said.

"The launches took place at around 5:03 p.m.," the official said, speaking on customary condition of anonymity. North Korea had earlier launched a surface-to-air missile around noon, hours after it said it detonated a nuclear device in an underground bunker.

"The latest missiles were fired from Wonsan, which isn't too far from Taepodong, where the first one was launched," the official said. "The launches appear to be a reaction to U.S. surveillance efforts." [...]

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