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Japan has deployed PAC-3 missile defense systems in areas North Korean missiles could fly over.   © Kyodo

Japan tightens missile defenses as North Korea aims for Guam

Tokyo scrambles to guard against failed projectiles, falling debris

| North Korea

TOKYO -- Japan has deployed interceptor missiles in case North Korea goes through with its threat to fire missiles into waters near U.S. territory, but what happens next remains unclear on many levels.

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