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Powerful US bomber flies over S. Korea as standoff deepens

A U.S. Air Force B-52 bomber flies over Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016. The powerful U.S. B-52 bomber flew low over South Korea on Sunday, a clear show of force from the United States as a Cold War-style standoff deepened between its ally Seoul and North Korea following Pyongyang’s fourth nuclear test. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

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North Korea says it has restarted all nuclear bomb fuel plants

A screen capture from a video of North Korea's Unha-3 rocket lifting off from the Sohae launching station in Tongchang-ri, North Korea in December 2012. (photo credit: AP/KRT via AP Video)

A screen capture from a video of North Korea’s Unha-3 rocket lifting off from the Sohae launching station in Tongchang-ri, North Korea in December 2012. (photo credit: AP/KRT via AP Video)

Announcement comes day after Pyongyang said it is ready to launch ‘satellites’ on long-range rockets

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N Korea threatens to ‘invade US’ unless S Korean military exercises aren’t halted

A U.S. Marine Corps C-130 Hercules aircraft leads a formation of F/A-18C Hornet strike fighters and A/V-8B Harrier jets over the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) in the East Sea of Korea © Charles Oki / U.S. Navy photo / Handout

A U.S. Marine Corps C-130 Hercules aircraft leads a formation of F/A-18C Hornet strike fighters and A/V-8B Harrier jets over the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) in the East Sea of Korea © Charles Oki / U.S. Navy photo / Handout

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