1. NORTH KOREA

    Video: Kim Heir Threatens War

    FILE - In this Jan. 1, 2012 file photo released by the Korean Central News Agency and distributed Monday, Jan. 2, 2012 in Tokyo by the Korea News Service, North Korea's new leader Kim Jong Un, second right, inspects a room to educate about revolutionary achievement at Seoul Ryu Kyong Su 105 Guards Tank Division of the Korean People's Army at an undisclosed location in North Korea to congratulate servicepersons on New Year's day. Kim Jong Un's first inspection visit without his father Kim Jong Il was a well-documented New Year's Day trip to the tank unit with symbolic ties to his family and his nation's history. (AP Photo/Korean Central News Agency via Korea News Service, File) JAPAN OUT UNTIL 14 DAYS AFTER THE DAY OF TRANSMISSION

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    This was even before he has any power. North Korea’s new leader, Kim Jong-un—the 20-something son of the late Kim Jong-il—threatens war in footage from 2009 newly aired by the country's Korean Central Broadcasting Station. The young Kim was shown watching a long-range rocket launch, and the video quoted him as saying that he was determined to wage war if any enemies intercepted the rocket. In 2010 the young Kim was named a four-star general.

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