North Korea

North Korea Appears to be Preparing for Missile Test

Satellite images show a build up at a launch site in the famished hermit kingdom


A sateliite operator says new images show increased activity at a North Korean launch site, suggesting a long-range missile test could take place in just weeks.

The image released Monday by DigitalGlobe shows an increased level of personnel, trucks and other equipment at North Korea's Sohae (West Sea) Satellite Launch Station.