France urges North Korea to avoid tensions with ballistic test Increased activity @ #NorthKorea's Sohae consistent with launch prep for #NorthKorea space launch. Just ahead of the launch, police in #Japan arrest ethnic Korean allegedly spying for the #DPRK. China expresses 'serious concerns' over planned North Korea rocket launchJapan says it will destroy any North Korean missile if it threatens Japanese territory. N. Korea's rocket launch move escalates tensions: defense minister South Korean President warns that North Korea will pay a "severe price" if they go on with their missile test. Japan PM Abe – to ‘strongly demand’ North Korea refrain from missile launchNorth Korea's asymmetric threats pose concerns: U.S. Eight Army chief US threatens 'tough' UN sanctions over NKorea satellite launch North Korea tells an international agency that it plans to launch an Earth observation satellite later this month Chinese nuclear envoy makes surprise visit to N. Korea: report North Korea rocket launch could involve booster developed with Iran or KN-08 ICBM: US experts Construction ongoing at possible isotope separation facility at Yongbyon Inagery confirms NK's 5 MWe reactor is operational, albeit periodically and at reduced power North Korean’s Reactors, Enrichment Plant, and Possible Isotope Separation Facility#Japan deploys patriot missiles in downtown Tokyo North Korea acuses US of being behind comfort women agreementJapanese fighters intercept one Chinese Y-9JB ELINT and a KJ-200 AEW over the Sea of #Japan on Jan. 31#Japan sets up anti-air missiles in Tokyo to boost defense against #NorthKorea Helicopter crash reported near mountain temple in Gimje, South Korea with unknown number of fatalitiesThe U.S. believes North Korea may have attempted to test components of a hydrogen bomb on January 6US Senate Foreign Relations Committee approves broadened sanctions against #DPRKU.S. detects activity in North Korea suggesting plans toward space launch North Korea is preparing to launch a long range missile as early as next weekChina agrees to sanctions against North Korea North Korea a 'threat to the world': Kerry Russia opposes South Korea's suggestion to hold talks without North Korea present. 1 killed, 4 missing after a Chinese fishing boat capsized off S. Korean coast, Wed US, #China to mount 'accelerated effort' for #UN resolution on North Korea- #Kerry

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3 February 2016
Construction ongoing at possible isotope separation facility at Yongbyon
Inagery confirms NK's 5 MWe reactor is operational, albeit periodically and at reduced power
North Korean’s Reactors, Enrichment Plant, and Possible Isotope Separation Facility
#Japan deploys patriot missiles in downtown Tokyo
Japanese fighters intercept one Chinese Y-9JB ELINT and a KJ-200 AEW over the Sea of #Japan on Jan. 31
#Japan sets up anti-air missiles in Tokyo to boost defense against #NorthKorea
North Korea a 'threat to the world': Kerry