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  1. HHI Launches Korea's Second MinelayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Marine News

    In attendance at the MLS-II launching ceremony were Baek Seung-joo, Vice Minister of National Defense of Republic of Korea; Kwon Oh-gap, President & CEO of HHI; and 100 other guests. The MLS-II Nampo is both HHI and Korea's second minelayer following MLS-560 Wonsan that was delivered in 1997 and are currently in operation.

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  2. Foreign Delegations HereRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Korean News

    Foreign delegations arrived here on Monday to take part in the 2015 briefing on investment in Wonsan-Mt. Kumgang international tourist zone.

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  3. North Korea tests anti-ship cruise missiles: SeoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | DefenceTalk News

    North Korea test-fired three anti-ship cruise missiles Saturday, following warnings from Pyongyang that it would fire on South Korean naval vessels it accuses of violating the disputed Yellow Sea border. The South Korean Defence Ministry said the three short-range KN-01 missiles were fired from a warship off the northeastern port of Wonsan.

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  4. North Korean SLBM LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | CSIS

    On Friday, May 8, North Korea conducted an underwater test-fire of a submarine ballistic missile, displaying a new threat and growing missile capability. The next day, North Korea fired three ship-to-ship missiles from the city of Wonsan on the east coast into the sea.

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  5. S. Korea deeply worried about DPRK's test-firing of submarine missileRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Xinhuanet

    South Korea 's military expressed a deep worry Monday about the Democratic People's Republic of Korea 's test-firing of a ballistic missile from its submarine. "Our military is deeply and seriously worried about the underwater test-firing of a ballistic missile conducted by North Korea last week," Defense Ministry spokesman Kim Min-seok told a regular press briefing.

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  6. SEOUL: N. Korea missile test escalates tensionRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | Asia News Network

    Tension between the Koreas flared over the weekend as North Korea test-fired submarine and ship-to-ship missiles and threatened attacks on South Korean vessels it accused of encroaching its waters. The underwater testing of the KN-11, or "Bukkeuksong" missile, stoked concerns over the communist state's possible acquirement of a submarine-launched ballistic missile, a technology that could make way for a survivable second-strike capability and thus bring its nuclear threat to a new level.

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  7. [News Focus] N.K. missile test escalates tensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Korea Herald

    Tension between the Koreas flared over the weekend as North Korea test-fired submarine and ship-to-ship missiles and threatened attacks on South Korean vessels it accused of encroaching its waters. The underwater testing of the KN-11, or "Bukkeuksong" missile, stoked concerns over the communist state's possible acquirement of a submarine-launched ballistic missile, a technology that could make way for a survivable second-strike capability and thus bring its nuclear threat to a new level.

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  8. South Korea says North Korea test-fires 3 missiles into seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Asian Correspondent

    The firings Saturday come just hours after Pyongyang's state media touted the country's advancing military capabilities by claiming the successful test-firing of a submarine-launched missile. An official from South Korea's Joint Chief of Staff said the missiles were fired within a span of an hour in the early evening from an area near the eastern port city of Wonsan.

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  9. Sub-based missile test succeeds, North Korea saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Boston.com

    North Korea said Saturday that it successfully test-fired a newly developed ballistic missile from a submarine in what would be the latest display of the country's advancing military capabilities. Hours after the announcement, South Korean officials said the North fired three antiship cruise missiles into the sea off its east coast.

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  10. Report: North Korea tests ballistic missileRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | ABC15.com

    North Korea has carried out a successful underwater test of a ballistic missile, the North Korean state news agency reported. Kim praised the test as a "miraculous achievement" and said his country is capable of producing this type of missile.

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  11. US Cautions N Korea After Report of Missile TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Big News Network.com

    The U.S. State Department has urged North Korea to refrain from actions that raise regional tensions after Pyongyang said it had successfully test-fired a submarine-based ballistic missile. The State Department said launches using ballistic missile technology are "a clear violation" of U.N. Security Council resolutions.

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  12. Seoul: N.Korea fires 3 short-range missilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | NHK World

    North Korea reportedly test fired 3 new short-range missiles from a ship off its eastern coast toward the Sea of Japan on Saturday. According to the South Korean military, the missiles were fired from 4:25 to 5:23 PM from a position near Wonsan on North Korea's east coast.

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  13. DPRK test-fires three short-range missilesRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | China Daily

    The Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Saturday test-fired three ballistic missiles into its eastern waters, Yonhap news agency quoted the South Korean military as saying. The DPRK launched what were believed to be short-range KN-01 missiles in the sea off Wonsan, a major port on the North's east coast, between 4:25 p.m. and 5:23 p.m. local time, according to an official with the Joint Chiefs of Staff in Seoul.

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  14. N. Korea Tests Anti-Ship, Submarine-Based Ballistic MissilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Big News Network.com

    South Korean military officials say North Korea has test-fired three anti-ship cruise missiles into the sea, one day after warning it would strike South Korean vessels without notice if they intrude into the North's territorial waters. Officials in Seoul say the missiles were fired over the span of about an hour Saturday from an area near the eastern port city of Wonsan.

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  15. South Korea reports North Korea missile launches into eastern seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | New York Post

    The firings Saturday come just hours after Pyongyang's state media touted the country's advancing military capabilities by claiming the successful test-firing of a submarine-launched missile. An official from South Korea's Joint Chief of Staff said the missiles were fired within a span of an hour in the early evening from an area near the eastern port city of Wonsan.

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  16. DPRK test-fires three short-range missiles: YonhapRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Xinhuanet

    The Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Saturday test-fired three ballistic missiles into its eastern waters, Yonhap news agency quoted the South Korea n military as saying. The DPRK launched what were believed to be short-range KN-01 missiles in the sea off Wonsan, a major port on the North's east coast, between 4:25 p.m. and 5:23 p.m. local time, according to an official with the Joint Chiefs of Staff in Seoul.

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  17. South Korea says North may have test-fired a submarine-launched missileRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Los Angeles Times

    The firings Saturday come just hours after Pyongyang's state media touted the country's advancing military capabilities by claiming the successful test-firing of a submarine-launched missile. An official from South Korea's Joint Chief of Staff said the missiles were fired within a span of an hour in the early evening from an area near the eastern port city of Wonsan.

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  18. Report Kim Jong Un ordered executions 'malicious slander': North Korean officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The London Free Press

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un provides field guidance to Wonsan Baby Home and Orphanage, which is close to completion, in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency on April 22, 2015. SEOUL - A North Korean official denounced a report by South Korea's spy agency that leader Kim Jong Un had ordered the execution of 15 senior officials as "malicious slander" but acknowledged that executions took place.

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  19. China reports 3 killed along border with North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Daily Star

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un provides field guidance to Wonsan Baby Home and Orphanage, which is close to completion, in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency on April 22, 2015. REUTERS/KCNA ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.

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  20. Kim Jong-un 'executed' 15 officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | NEWS.com.au

    NORTH Korea's Kim Jong-un ordered the execution of 15 senior officials this year, including several who complained about the supreme leader's policies. AS A gunman opened fire in the middle of a high school, and students ran for their lives or ducked for cover, one parent received this text.

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