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Kim Jong Un and his wife host banquet for ICBM developers

North Korean leaders from past to present from left to right Kim Il Sung in 1980 Kim Jong Il in 2010 and Kim Jong U REFILE-S.Korea proposes military talks with N.Korea on July 21
Kenny Thornton | 14 July, 2017, 05:04

The missile launched July 4 had the distance to reach the US mainland - and marked the latest escalation of the North's nuclear program.

According to a joint poll by USA political magazine Politico and pollster Morning Consult released Wednesday, 40 percent of registered American voters view North Korea as the greatest threat to America's national security.

The meeting came amid rising tensions after the North conducted a test of what it claimed to be an intercontinental ballistic missile on July 4 capable of hitting the continental U.S. It drew strong global condemnation with the United Nations Security Council now discussing additional sanctions against the communist state.

North Korea tested the missile on July 4.

It was at a lively party to celebrate his promotion that Ms Ri was spotted sitting next to her husband, according to an analysis by the Yonhap news agency of footage carried by North Korean state media.

It was latest in a string of events to mark the 4 July launch of the Hwasong-14 missile, which is believed to be capable of reaching most of Alaska and possibly further. "It is a reminder that the USA has considerable presence in this region".

Japan, South Korea and other US allies already are in jeopardy.

Korea's official Korean Central News Agency and distributed by Korea News Service Kim Il Sung attends the military parade celebrating the

About half of the respondents said they have a lot or some confidence in U.S. President Donald Trump to handle the threats from the North while 44 percent said they didn't have much or any faith in his ability to do so, the survey showed.

After Pyongyang's "successful" missile launch, Kim promoted one of his a top officials, who was present during the test, for his involvement in developing the weapon.

During the talks, the parties agreed that after Pyongyang announced the successful launch of the intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), its nuclear and missile programs began to pose a threat not only to Northeast Asia, but also to other countries, the NHK broadcaster said.

However, the South Korean news agency's report Tuesday seems to cast doubt on the re-entry part of the equation.

James Baker, lead analyst of Asia Pacific at geopolitical consulting firm Stratfor, told Business Insider that U.S. officials were aware North Korean officials were in the final stages of building their ICBM.

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the USA wanted "to bring Kim Jong-un to his senses, not his knees" in response to the test.

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