Widespread condemnation over North Korea rocket launch

The North Korean regime alarmed nations around the world when it successfully launched a long-range rocket.

The Foreign Secretary William Hague summoned the ambassador of the secretive state to explain why it had flouted UN Security Council resolutions.

Read Angus Walker's analysis.

Advertisement

North Koreans celebrate launch

Thousands of people have rallied in the North Korean capital Pyong Yang to celebrate a long range rocket launch by the country earlier this week. The United Nations Security Council has condemned North Korea for the launch.