Defense secretary: North Korea’s weapons capabilities a 'serious threat'

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Ash Carter says US is prepared to shoot down a North Korean missile launch after country said it could test an ICBM at any time from any location

North Korea’s nuclear weapons capabilities and ballistic missile defense programs constitute a “serious threat” to the United States, defense secretary Ash Carter said on Sunday.

The US is prepared to shoot down a North Korean missile launch or test “if it were coming towards our territory or the territory of our friends and allies”, Carter said during an appearance on NBC’s Meet the Press.

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