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The North Korean national flag flutters at half mast at the North Korea embassy in Singapore on December 20, 2011.  North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il has died aged 69 of a heart attack, state media announced, plunging the nuclear-armed and deeply isolated nation into a second dynastic succession.       AFP PHOTO / SIMIN WANG (Photo credit should read SIMIN WANG/AFP/Getty Images)
The North Korean national flag flutters at half mast at the North Korea embassy in Singapore on December 20, 2011.  North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il has died aged 69 of a heart attack, state media announced, plunging the nuclear-armed and deeply isolated nation into a second dynastic succession.       AFP PHOTO / SIMIN WANG (Photo credit should read SIMIN WANG/AFP/Getty Images)

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North Korea fires projectiles in latest launch

South Korean officials say North Korea fired "several unidentified short-range projectiles" that flew about 250 kilometers (155 miles) into the Sea of Japan, or East Sea. CNN's Paula Hancocks reports.

North Korea fires projectiles in latest launch

South Korean officials say North Korea fired "several unidentified short-range projectiles" that flew about 250 kilometers (155 miles) into the Sea of Japan, or East Sea. CNN's Paula Hancocks reports.