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North Korea’s Death Wish

North Korea video shows US city in flames after missile attack | World news | guardian.co.uk.

Playing with fire.

A North Korean soldier guards the Unha-3 rocket sitting on a launch pad in Pyongyang.

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Another Round of Nuclear Powered National Starvation

North Korea to carry out third nuclear test ‘aimed at US’ – Telegraph.

Meanwhile, somewhere in the dark and cold countryside the serfs are cheering.

North Korea vows to push on with strengthening defence

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India: Raising the Minimum Deterrent

India may expand nuclear program, says top adviser – Syndey Morning Herald

Thorium also is mentioned.

Some analysts say Pakistan has the fastest growing nuclear arsenal in the world. There are fears this will force India to increase its stockpile and trigger a fresh nuclear arms race in the volatile south Asia region.

… But Dr Kalam, who is here as a guest of Sydney University, has urged Australia to co-operate with India in the development of nuclear reactors that use thorium instead of uranium to produce electricity.

Dr Kalam ... "strength respects strength".
Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam … “strength respects strength”. Photo: Peter Rae

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Growing Vipers in the Backyard

Pakistan and India: A rivalry that threatens the world | The Economist

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