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U.S. tells North Korea new missile launch would be "huge mistake"

REFILE - QUALITY REPEAT South Korean President Park Geun-Hye (L) and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry shake hands before their talks at the presidential Blue House in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Jae-Hwan/Pool

REFILE - QUALITY REPEAT South Korean President Park Geun-Hye (L) and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry shake hands before their talks at the presidential Blue House in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Jae-Hwan/Pool

REFILE - QUALITY REPEAT South Korean President Park Geun-Hye (L) and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry shake hands before their talks at the presidential Blue House in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Jae-Hwan/Pool
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) gestures to South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se shortly before the arrival of South Korean's President Park Geun-hye at the presidential Blue House in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Paul J. Richards/Pool

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) gestures to South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se shortly before the arrival of South Korean's President Park Geun-hye at the presidential Blue House in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Paul J. Richards/Pool

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) gestures to South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se shortly before the arrival of South Korean's President Park Geun-hye at the presidential Blue House in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Paul J. Richards/Pool
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North Koreans including soldiers attend a rally in support of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's order to put its missile units on standby in preparation for a possible war against the U.S. and South Korea, in Pyongyang March 29, 2013, in this picture released by the North's official KCNA news agency on Friday. REUTERS/KCNA

North Koreans including soldiers attend a rally in support of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's order to put its missile units on standby in preparation for a possible war against the U.S. and South Korea, in Pyongyang March 29, 2013, in this picture...more

North Koreans including soldiers attend a rally in support of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's order to put its missile units on standby in preparation for a possible war against the U.S. and South Korea, in Pyongyang March 29, 2013, in this picture released by the North's official KCNA news agency on Friday. REUTERS/KCNA
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se shake hands during a photo opportunity shortly before private meetings at the Foreign Ministery in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/ Paul J. Richards/Pool

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se shake hands during a photo opportunity shortly before private meetings at the Foreign Ministery in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/ Paul J. Richards/Pool

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se shake hands during a photo opportunity shortly before private meetings at the Foreign Ministery in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/ Paul J. Richards/Pool
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A North Korean soldier stands on the bank of Yalu River, near the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

A North Korean soldier stands on the bank of Yalu River, near the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

A North Korean soldier stands on the bank of Yalu River, near the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen
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A member of an anti-war civic group wears a mask of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry during a rally in front of the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY)

A member of an anti-war civic group wears a mask of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry during a rally in front of the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY)

A member of an anti-war civic group wears a mask of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry during a rally in front of the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY)
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A member of an anti-war civic group holds a sign during a rally in front of the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A member of an anti-war civic group holds a sign during a rally in front of the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A member of an anti-war civic group holds a sign during a rally in front of the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Anti-war civic group activists chant slogans during a rally in front of the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Anti-war civic group activists chant slogans during a rally in front of the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Anti-war civic group activists chant slogans during a rally in front of the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) looks at South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se during their news conference at the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) looks at South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se during their news conference at the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) looks at South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se during their news conference at the foreign ministry in Seoul April 12, 2013. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won
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South Korean soldiers stand guard at an observation post near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas in Paju, north of Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

South Korean soldiers stand guard at an observation post near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas in Paju, north of Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

South Korean soldiers stand guard at an observation post near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas in Paju, north of Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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North Koreans parachute down from their helicopter in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, in this photo taken by Kyodo from the Chinese border city of Dandong, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kyodo

North Koreans parachute down from their helicopter in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, in this photo taken by Kyodo from the Chinese border city of Dandong, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kyodo

North Koreans parachute down from their helicopter in the North Korean town of Sinuiju, in this photo taken by Kyodo from the Chinese border city of Dandong, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kyodo
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Members of the Korea Freedom Federation attend a rally urging North Korea to re-start operations at the joint Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC), at a railway station in Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Members of the Korea Freedom Federation attend a rally urging North Korea to re-start operations at the joint Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC), at a railway station in Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Members of the Korea Freedom Federation attend a rally urging North Korea to re-start operations at the joint Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC), at a railway station in Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A visitor takes a photograph of the north at Imjingak pavilion near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas, in Paju, north of Seoul, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A visitor takes a photograph of the north at Imjingak pavilion near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas, in Paju, north of Seoul, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A visitor takes a photograph of the north at Imjingak pavilion near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas, in Paju, north of Seoul, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Visitors look to the north through a pair of binoculars at Imjingak pavilion near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas, in Paju, north of Seoul, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Visitors look to the north through a pair of binoculars at Imjingak pavilion near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas, in Paju, north of Seoul, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Visitors look to the north through a pair of binoculars at Imjingak pavilion near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas, in Paju, north of Seoul, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Female North Korean soldiers patrol along the banks of Yalu River, near the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

Female North Korean soldiers patrol along the banks of Yalu River, near the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

Female North Korean soldiers patrol along the banks of Yalu River, near the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Jacky Chen
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South Korean employees working at the KIC (Kaesong industrial complex) unload products made in KIC from a vehicle upon his arrival at the South's CIQ (Customs, Immigration and Quarantine), just south of the demilitarised zone separating the two Koreas, in Paju, north of Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

South Korean employees working at the KIC (Kaesong industrial complex) unload products made in KIC from a vehicle upon his arrival at the South's CIQ (Customs, Immigration and Quarantine), just south of the demilitarised zone separating the two...more

South Korean employees working at the KIC (Kaesong industrial complex) unload products made in KIC from a vehicle upon his arrival at the South's CIQ (Customs, Immigration and Quarantine), just south of the demilitarised zone separating the two Koreas, in Paju, north of Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A South Korean soldier walks along a barbed wire fence at a checkpoint on the Grand Unification Bridge, which leads to the demilitarized zone separating North Korea from South Korea, in Paju, north of Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A South Korean soldier walks along a barbed wire fence at a checkpoint on the Grand Unification Bridge, which leads to the demilitarized zone separating North Korea from South Korea, in Paju, north of Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A South Korean soldier walks along a barbed wire fence at a checkpoint on the Grand Unification Bridge, which leads to the demilitarized zone separating North Korea from South Korea, in Paju, north of Seoul April 11, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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