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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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Former minister: North Korea was the 'strangest place'

Former Foreign Office minister Bill Rammell is the only British minister to have visited North Korea.

Speaking to Daybreak he said North Korea was the "strangest place" he had ever been to.

He added: "There is probably a degree of brainwashing, the like of which I have never seen anywhere else in the world before."

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