An announcement on North Korea state media said: “We will exercise the right to preemptive strike with nuke targeting the headquarters of the invaders...There is no time left to resolve the matter diplomatically. The only thing left is the military actions.”
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Scotland's top prosecutor and an FBI director met to discuss the progress of further investigations into the Lockerbie bombing.