Tuesday, September 20, 2016

North Korea Is Claiming Success In Testing Its Newest Rocket Engine

BBC: North Korea's ground test of rocket engine is 'a success'

North Korea has carried out a "successful" ground test of a new rocket engine to launch satellites, state media says.

Kim Jong-un, the country's leader, asked scientists and engineers to make preparations for a satellite launch as soon as possible, KCNA reported.

It is the latest in a series of missile-related tests this year.

Meanwhile, the US and China have agreed to step up co-operation at the UN to address the North's fifth nuclear test.

The underground nuclear test, conducted earlier this month, is thought to be the country's most powerful yet.

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More News On North Korea Claiming Success In Testing Its Newest Rocket Engine

North Korea says successfully ground tests new rocket engine -- AP
North Korea's Kim guides new rocket engine test, calls for satellite launch -- Reuters
North Korea hails 'successful' test of new rocket engine -- AFP
North Korea claims successful test of rocket engine -- CNN
KCNA: North Korea 'successfully' tested satellite rocket engine -- UPI

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