Jul 29, 2017

North Korea could hit Denver, Chicago

White House photo by Shealah Craighead

"North Korea Missile Test Could Put Denver in Range" — Wall Street Journal front-pager (subscription):

  • "North Korea test-fired an intercontinental ballistic missile more advanced than the one fired earlier this month, underscoring Pyongyang's rapid gains in technology and intensifying a standoff with Washington."
  • Why it matters: "The new missile would be able to fly more than 6,400 miles ... That would put Los Angeles, Denver and Chicago within range."
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