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** FILE ** North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (center) uses binoculars to look at South Korean territory from an observation post at the military unit on Jangjae islet, located in the southernmost part of the southwestern sector of the North's border with the South, on Thursday, March 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Korean Central News Agency via Korea News Service)

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** FILE ** North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (left) uses binoculars to look at South Korean territory from an observation post at the military unit on Jangjae islet, located in the southernmost part of the southwestern sector of the North's border with the South, on Thursday, March 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Korean Central News Agency via Korea News Service)

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**FILE** In this March 7, 2013 photo released by the Korean Central News Agency, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (center) uses binoculars to look at the South's territory from an observation post at the military unit on Jangjae islet, located in the southernmost part of the southwestern sector of North Korea's border with South Korea. (Associated Press/KCNA via KNS)

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Scientists and technicians work on their computers to control the launch of North Korea's Unha-3 rocket at the General Satellite Control and Command Center in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Dec. 12, 2012. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** In this March 7, 2013, photo released by the Korean Central News Agency and distributed March 8, 2013, by the Korea News Service, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, with military officials, gets a ride on a boat on his way to a military unit on Jangjae Islet, located in the southernmost part of the southwestern sector of North Korea's border with South Korea. (Associated Press/KCNA via KNS)

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In this March 7, 2013, photo released by the Korean Central News Agency and distributed March 8, 2013, by the Korea News Service, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, with military officials, gets a ride on a boat on his way to a military unit on Jangjae Islet, located in the southernmost part of the southwestern sector of North Korea's border with South Korea. (Associated Press/KCNA via KNS)

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** FILE ** In this March 7, 2013, photo released by the Korean Central News Agency and distributed March 8, 2013, by the Korea News Service, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, with military officials, gets a ride on a boat on his way to a military unit on Jangjae Islet, located in the southernmost part of the southwestern sector of North Korea's border with South Korea. (Associated Press/KCNA via KNS)

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Members of the United Nations Security Council vote for tough new sanctions to punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test, during a meeting at U.N. headquarters on March 7, 2013. The unanimous vote by the U.N.'s most powerful body sparked a furious Pyongyang to threaten a nuclear strike against the United States. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Members of the United Nations Security Council vote for tough new sanctions to punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test, during a meeting at U.N. headquarters on March 7, 2013. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks at a banquet for rocket scientists in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, in this image made from video. (AP Photo/KRT via AP Video)

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**FILE** In this image made on Dec. 12, 2012, from video, North Korea's Unha-3 rocket lifts off from the Sohae launching station in Tongchang-ri, North Korea. (Associated Press/KRT via AP Video)

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**FILE** In this image made on Dec. 12, 2012, from video, North Korea's Unha-3 rocket lifts off from the Sohae launching station in Tongchang-ri, North Korea. (Associated Press/KRT via AP Video)

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In this photo made available by ABC Television on March 4, 2013, "This Week" host George Stephanopoulos (left) interviews former NBA star Dennis Rodman in New York on March 3, 2013, about his visit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. (Associated Press/ABC Television)

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North Korea's secretive, totalitarian regime has issued several provocations under leader Kim Jong-un, including, the Feb. 12 test of a nuclear device, in violation of U.N. sanctions. (Associated Press)

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North Korea’s secretive, totalitarian regime has issued several provocations under leader Kim Jong-un, including, the Feb. 12 test of a nuclear device, in violation of U.N. sanctions. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** In this image made on Dec. 12, 2012, from video, North Korea's Unha-3 rocket lifts off from the Sohae launching station in Tongchang-ri, North Korea. (Associated Press/KRT via AP Video)

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In this photo made available by ABC Television on March 4, 2013, "This Week" host George Stephanopoulos (left) interviews former NBA star Dennis Rodman in New York on March 3, 2013, about his visit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. (Associated Press/ABC Television)

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In this photo made available by ABC Television on March 4, 2013, "This Week" host George Stephanopoulos (left) interviews former NBA star Dennis Rodman in New York on March 3, 2013, about his visit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. (Associated Press/ABC Television)

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North Korea’s secretive, totalitarian regime has issued several provocations under leader Kim Jong-un, including, the Feb. 12 test of a nuclear device, in violation of U.N. sanctions. (Associated Press)

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (left) and former NBA star Dennis Rodman watch North Korean and U.S. players in an exhibition basketball game at an arena in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013. Mr. Rodman arrived in Pyongyang on Monday with three members of the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team to shoot an episode on North Korea for a new weekly HBO series. (AP Photo/VICE Media, Jason Mojica)