Audio: North Korea’s Missile Launch

  • Apr 24, 2012
    Duration: 00:38:52

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    Dr. David Wright
    Union of Concerned Scientists
    Senior Scientist & Co-Director, Global Security Program

    Moderated by
    Sharon Squassoni
    Director and Senior Fellow
    Proliferation Prevention Program
    Center for Strategic and International Studies

    On April 12, North Korea launched an Unha-3 rocket, which appeared to break apart less than two minutes after takeoff. The White House stated that “North Korea's provocative action threatens regional security, violates international law and contravenes its own recent commitments.”