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North Korea threatens nuclear strike, U.N. expands sanctions

North Korean soldiers attend military training in this picture released by the North's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang March 7, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA

North Korean soldiers attend military training in this picture released by the North's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang March 7, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA

North Korean soldiers attend military training in this picture released by the North's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang March 7, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA
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North Korean soldiers attend a military training in this picture released by the North Korea's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang March 6, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA

North Korean soldiers attend a military training in this picture released by the North Korea's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang March 6, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA

North Korean soldiers attend a military training in this picture released by the North Korea's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang March 6, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA
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Members of the United Nations Security Council vote to tighten sanctions on North Korea at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Members of the United Nations Security Council vote to tighten sanctions on North Korea at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Members of the United Nations Security Council vote to tighten sanctions on North Korea at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Members of the United Nations Security Council vote to tighten sanctions on North Korea at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Members of the United Nations Security Council vote to tighten sanctions on North Korea at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Members of the United Nations Security Council vote to tighten sanctions on North Korea at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Members of the United Nations Security Council vote to tighten sanctions on North Korea at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Members of the United Nations Security Council vote to tighten sanctions on North Korea at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Members of the United Nations Security Council vote to tighten sanctions on North Korea at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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North Korean soldiers attend military training in this picture released by the North's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang March 7, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA

North Korean soldiers attend military training in this picture released by the North's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang March 7, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA

North Korean soldiers attend military training in this picture released by the North's official KCNA news agency in Pyongyang March 7, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA
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A North Korean soldier makes a telephone call from inside a guard tower on the banks of Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

A North Korean soldier makes a telephone call from inside a guard tower on the banks of Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

A North Korean soldier makes a telephone call from inside a guard tower on the banks of Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen
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North Korean residents stand in front of a building as they watch a volleyball game on the banks of Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

North Korean residents stand in front of a building as they watch a volleyball game on the banks of Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

North Korean residents stand in front of a building as they watch a volleyball game on the banks of Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen
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North Korean soldiers practise throwing grenades on the banks of Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

North Korean soldiers practise throwing grenades on the banks of Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

North Korean soldiers practise throwing grenades on the banks of Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen
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What Amnesty International says a 20 km (12 miles) perimeter (marked in blue) in North Korea's Ch'oma-Bong valley, is seen in this satellite image released by human rights organisation Amnesty International in London on March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Digital Globe 2013/Amnesty International/handout

What Amnesty International says a 20 km (12 miles) perimeter (marked in blue) in North Korea's Ch'oma-Bong valley, is seen in this satellite image released by human rights organisation Amnesty International in London on March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Digital...more

What Amnesty International says a 20 km (12 miles) perimeter (marked in blue) in North Korea's Ch'oma-Bong valley, is seen in this satellite image released by human rights organisation Amnesty International in London on March 7, 2013. REUTERS/Digital Globe 2013/Amnesty International/handout
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