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S Korea on alert for missile test

South Korea and the US remain on high alert for a North Korean missile test. Pyongyang has stationed as many as five medium-range missiles on its east coast, according to defence assessments made by Washington and Seoul.

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Japan to push for help over N Korea threat at G8 talks

Japan's foreign minister Fumio Kishida has arrived in London to discuss the G8 response to easing tensions with North Korea. Credit: ITN
Foreign Secretary William Hague welcomed Mr Kishida ahead of the two-day meeting of foreign ministers in London. Credit: ITN
Japan wants the G8 to pressure North Korea to comply with UN resolutions banning its nuclear and missile tests. Credit: ITN

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