Japanese Forces to Increase Readiness Over N. Korea's Possible Satellite Launch

Japanese Forces to Increase Readiness Over N. Korea's Possible Satellite Launch

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Japanese Defense Minister Yasukazu Hamada has instructed the country’s Self-Defense Forces to be at enhanced readiness over a possible launch of a rocket carrying North Korea’s first military reconnaissance satellite over the Japanese territory, a Japanese news agency reported on Saturday, citing government sources.

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