North Korean leader Kim Jong Un smiles as he watches the test of a new type of anti-air guided weapon system in this undated file photo released by North Korea"s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on April 2, 2016
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North Korea claims 'crucial missile advancements'

North Korea claims it has successfully tested a new engine for an intercontinental ballistic missile.

The country's leader, Kim Jong Un personally supervised the new test according to State media and it reports that it will soon be possible for North Korea to carry out a nuclear strike on the US mainland.

Steve Evans reports.

  • 09 Apr 2016
  • From the section Asia
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