Rocket in position at launch pad in North Korea
April 8, 2012 4:54PM (UTC)
TONGCHANG-RI, North Korea (AP) — North Korea has put all three stages of a long-range rocket into position for a controversial April 12-16 launch.
AP journalists were among foreign reporters given a look Sunday at the launch site in the coastal village of Tongchang-ri in northwestern North Korea.
North Korea says it is launching an observation satellite. The U.S. and others are warning it would be considered a violation of bans against missile activity.