February 16, 2016 13:41
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un held a banquet in Pyongyang on Monday for the scientists behind the launch of a space rocket, state-run [North] Korean Central TV said Monday.
Kim in a speech called for further launches of what he called "working satellites," the ostensible purpose of the rocket launch.
In fact there is no evidence that the North has or is interested in satellite technology and the launch is widely seen as a test of long-range missile technology.
Kim was accompanied by his wife Ri Sol-ju, who was seen in public for the first time in nearly four months.
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