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Launch propels ROK into space age

Updated: 2013-01-31 07:25
By Zhou Wa and Zhao Shengnan ( China Daily)

Launch propels ROK into space age

The Korea Space Launch Vehicle-1 or Naro, is launched at Naro Space Center in Goheung, about 480 km south of Seoul on Wednesday. The Republic of Korea launched its first space rocket carrying a science satellite amid heightened regional tensions, caused in part by Pyongyang's successful launch of its own rocket last month. Seo Myong-gon / Yonhap via Reuters

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