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N Korea at crossroads

Kim Jong Un says missile launches are warning to US and South over drill

Pyongyang unhappy with scaled down, largely computer-simulated military exercise

Kim Jong Un, seen here witnessing a missile launch, has interpreted a U.S.-South Korea simulation as a provocation.

SEOUL (Reuters) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the launch of tactical guided missiles on Tuesday was a warning to the United States and South Korea's joint military drills, state media KCNA said on Wednesday.

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