North Korea says a new nuclear test will be part of fight against U.S.
This picture received from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on December 12, 2012 shows the rocket Unha-3, carrying the satellite Kwangmyongsong-3, being monitored on a large screen at a satellite control center in North Korea.
January 24th, 2013
12:18 AM ET

North Korea says a new nuclear test will be part of fight against U.S.

By K.J. Kwon and Jethro Mullen

North Korea said Thursday that it plans to carry out a new nuclear test and further long-range rocket launches, all of which it said are a part of a new phase of confrontation with the United States.

The North's National Defense Commission said the moves would feed into an "upcoming all-out action" that would target the United States, "the sworn enemy of the Korean people."

Carried by the state-run Korean Central News Agency, the defense commission statement followed a United Nations Security Council resolution on Tuesday that condemned North Korea's recent rocket launch and expanded existing sanctions.

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soundoff (16 Responses)
  1. Schwarzenbergner

    Stop dreaming about Pentagon, they have more "Korean-Spyies" in there, that work for secret Korean government, not US government. Neither North, nor South Koreans – are not trustworthy.

    January 31, 2013 at 11:13 am | Reply
  2. ThePatriot

    North Korea is acting like a cranky child. America should respond to that in a way a parent would report to a cranky, defiant child: Punish it.

    January 24, 2013 at 8:25 pm | Reply
    • RLTJ's

      North Korea seems acting like the Canadian who went on shooting rampage in the Philippines before killing himself, and you must be acting like the people he killed.

      January 24, 2013 at 9:55 pm | Reply
  3. Hahahahahah

    Looks like Lil Dong One is compensating for something again!!!!!!! Hahahahahaahaha

    January 24, 2013 at 12:15 pm | Reply
  4. OO7°``

    I think we should conduct B2 exercise flights over NK and "accidentally" drop a 50 mega ton.

    January 24, 2013 at 9:52 am | Reply
    • Bibi The Puppet Master

      Yeah . . . I have to admit it . . . these independent N. Koreans do scare me since they are not falling in step with our plans to rule the world from tel-aviv. North Korea, Iran, Venezuela, Cuba and Ecuador are evil since they oppose us.

      January 24, 2013 at 11:05 am | Reply
  5. Sciguy73

    If they stand another rocket up, we should take it out with a cruise missle.

    January 24, 2013 at 7:26 am | Reply
    • Bibi The Puppet Master

      But when we're ready, we're gong to destroy Korea like we done to Libya and what we are doing to Syria. We don't mess around . . . we zine-0-ists play to win and since we have you dummy Americans fighting and dying for us and doing our bidding . . .it won't be too long before we start a war with N. Korea. Yeah, N. Koreans are tough, but we'll get them, just so long as the Chinese stay of it.

      January 24, 2013 at 11:07 am | Reply
  6. StanCalif

    Please, pay no attention to NK! With all the other problems in the world NK simply feels ignored and neglected, What they really want is another "deal" to get ship loads of free food and fuel (oil based).
    Stop treating NK as some rising threat, they aren't.
    NK is China's "problem child", force China to stop providing nuclear and rocket technology and parts! NK is the last remaning element of the hard line Chinese communistic "dream". China keeps NK "on stage", simply to keep their dream alive by proxy.

    January 24, 2013 at 7:10 am | Reply
    • Portland tony

      China tentatively supports NK only as a buffer to the south and American influence. And of course, they don't want the entire population of NK fleeing into China should the NK government fail!

      January 24, 2013 at 12:04 pm | Reply
  7. brown

    The hermits' need attention ...again!

    January 24, 2013 at 6:38 am | Reply
  8. Hello

    NK is an 1d10t country... Like a spoiled 2 yr old constantly wanting attention. The US does not care about NK...NK is a nothing country... I wish they would grow up and stop acting like f00ls.

    January 24, 2013 at 5:38 am | Reply
    • U.S.M.C. 1371

      A well aimed lazer guided bomb on their nuke facility and a note from the pentagon "Did you say something?"

      January 24, 2013 at 6:09 am | Reply
  9. Tembisa

    Reblogged this on World Chaos.

    January 24, 2013 at 12:36 am | Reply
    • Sciguy73

      Why do we care?

      January 24, 2013 at 7:21 am | Reply

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