Defense News - North Korea
|Sunday, March 25, 2012, 04:27 PM|
|North Korea transports nuclear missile to new launch facility North of Pyongyang.|
South Korean and United States military officials confirmed Sunday, March 25, 2012, that North Korea had moved the main part of a long-range missile to a launch site north of Pyongyang. The information is based on images obtained from surveillance satellites.
Surveillance satellite imgae of long-range missile launch site in north of Pyongyang
It is likely to be the ''carrier rocket'' for the launch of an observation satellite that North Korea plans to carry out in mid-April to mark the 100th anniversary of its late founding leader Kim Il-sung.