N Korea aims high with rocket launch - 05 Apr 09

Al Jazeera English

by Al Jazeera English

Though Pyongyang says it is only putting a communications satellite into orbit, the US, Japan and South Korea say the launch is a covert attempt by the North to test a long-range missile.

Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett takes a close look at the secretive nation's military ambitions.