North Korea: Good news, bad news

If you weren’t already convinced that North Korea is a threat that needs to be squashed as soon as possible, perhaps the latest news about their missile capabilities will shift your perspective a bit.

According to analysts, North Korea has the ability to fire a missile that could reach the United States, but lacks “effective re-entry.”

Yeah. Still not comforting.

Fox News reports:

North Korea may have finally developed a missile capable of hitting the U.S., but whether it can do any actual damage is open for debate, according to some analysts.

U.S. and South Korean experts said Tuesday that Japanese video footage capturing the Hwasong-14’s re-entry vehicle shortly before it crashed into the sea suggests it failed to survive the extreme heat and pressure after re-entering the Earth’s atmosphere following its launch from northern North Korea last week.

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