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Timeline: North Korea - Countdown to a standoff

Published on: Tue, 22 Aug 2017 18:05:26 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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(Reuters) - In North Korea's effort to become a nuclear power capable of striking the United States, leader Kim Jong Un has telegraphed what his scientists and weapons experts are achieving. Over the past two years, the country has moved from a fledgling nuclear program to possessing the technology to at least strike the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam.

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