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North Korea's Wakeup Call

Jay Wye Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 11:00 AM
To Iran,the US is the "Great Satan",while Israel is only the "lesser Satan". Russia and China would stand aside,they'd also be happy that the US was eliminated as any threat military or economic.
Bondman60 Wrote: Dec 26, 2012 11:11 AM
Not to diminish the importance of these posts, but the US press failed to cover a successful EMP weapon test conducted by Boeing in recent months. Two can play the EMP game!
Jay Wye Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 11:18 PM
Who do you think China is building up it's navy,air forces,and missile forces against? It's not Russia,they are no real threat to China. China plans to confront the US sooner or later,unless some other nation takes us down first.
But China would go on. They are used to living in third-world conditions.
Who knows,they might even send troops to the US to "help" maintain order,guard and hand out relief supplies. And never leave....
ReddestNeck Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 12:36 PM
Russia would weather it better (if their current miserable shape could be called better) but China would lose its best customer.
It should have been a loud wakeup call in December when North Korea successfully launched a three-stage rocket delivering a payload in orbit around the globe. This event was North Korea's boast that it now has basic intercontinental ballistic missile technology.

North Korea's test was a surprise to Americans, to the Obama administration and to Congress because its last couple of tests had been failures. More alarming was the fact that the launch was a surprise to our intelligence community, which didn't know the North Koreans had perfected this technology, and didn't anticipate a launch.

There should have been an immediate...