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North Koreans Celebrate Rocket Launch

Monks Protest

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Monks Protest

Among those protesting North Korea's launch were South Korean Buddhist monks, who rallied against the North in central Seoul.


North Korea successfully launched a rocket Wednesday to put a satellite in orbit, it said, though other countries like the United States viewed it as a "provocative" move.

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