North Korea Shows Off Images of Rocket Launch
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North Korea showed Associated Press reporters images of its rocket launch on a day when the U.N. Security Council condemned the launch, saying it's a violation of Security Council resolutions. (Dec. 13)

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DURATION: 1:42-----------------------------------------SHOTLIST:AP Television -- AP Clients Only Pyongyang, North Korea - Dec. 121. Wide of satellite command centre in Pyongyang2. Mid of screen at satellite command centre showing a replay of Wednesday's rocket launch3. Various of command centre staff at their desks4. Various of screens in command centre showing launch5. Zoom-in of UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-Moon6. Mid of a photographer7. SOUNDBITE (English) Ban Ki-Moon, UN Secretary General "I really deplore today's rocket launch by the DPRK (Democratic People's Republic of Korea). It was all the more regrettable because it defied the unified and strong call of the international community."8. 8. Zoom in of Kim Sook, South Korean Ambassador to the UN, walking to podium Pool Video - AP ClientsWashington - Dec. 129. Wide of Jay Carney walking to podium at White House10. Soundbite: Jay Carney / White House Press Secretary (Transcribed Below)11. Soundbite: Victoria Nuland/ U.S. State Department AP Television -- AP Clients Only Pyongyang, North Korea - Dec. 1212. Various shots of playback images of North Korea's rocket launch VOICE-OVER SCRIPT:HERE'S A CLOSE-UP LOOK AT THE ROCKET THAT NORTH KOREA LAUNCHED ON WEDNESDAY -- RAISING THE STAKES OVER IT'S EXPANDING NUCLEAR ARSENAL. PYONGYANG SHOWED PLAYBACK IMAGES OF THE SURPRISING LAUNCH TO ASSOCIATED PRESS REPORTERS AT A SATELLITE COMMAND CENTER.THE THREE STAGE ROCKET IS SIMILAR IN DESIGN TO A MODEL THAT COULD SOMEDAY CARRY A WARHEAD ACROSS THE PACIFIC. AND SOUTH KOREA'S DEFENSE MINISTRY SAYS A SATELLITE THAT WAS CARRIED IABOARD ROCKET IS ORBITING THE EARTH NORMALLY -- BUT IT'S NOT KNOWN IF THE SATELLITE IS FUNCTIONING PROPERLY.HOURS EARLIER THE UN SECURITY COUNCIL CONDEMNED THE LAUNCH. SOUNDBITE (English) Ban Ki-Moon, UN Secretary General "I really deplore today's rocket launch by the DPRK (Democratic People's Republic of Korea). It was all the more regrettable because it defied the unified and strong call of the international community."THE SECURITY COUNCIL SAID IT WILL CONSIDER AN APPROPRIATE RESPONSE.THE WHITE HOUSE ALSO CONDEMNED THE MOVE. SOUNDBITE (English) Jay Carney, White House Press Secretary: "And it is regrettable that the leadership in Pyongyang chose to take this course in flagrant violation of its international obligation SOUNDBITE (English) Victoria Nuland, State Department Spokeswoman: "This new leader has a choice. He can plot a way forward that ends the isolation, that brings relief and a different way of life and progress to his people, or he can further isolate them with steps like this. He can spend his time and his money shooting off missiles or he can feed his people, but he can't have both."EXPERTS BELIEVE NORTH KOREA LACKS THE ABILITY TO MAKE A WARHEAD SMALL ENOUGH TO MOUNT ON A MISSILE THAT COULD THREATEN THE U.S.BUT THEY SAY WEDNESDAY'S LAUNCH MARKS A MILESTONE IN ITS LONG-TERM EFFORT TO PERFECT A ROCKET CAPABLE OF HITTING THE U.S.SIGOUT - Name/Associated Press