N. Korea closer to long-range nukes

North Korea's successful launch of a long-range rocket demonstrates significant technological development by the secretive communist state, analysts said.

In this image made from video, a Unha-3 rocket is launched on the outskirts of Pyongyang on Dec. 12, 2012. A satellite that North Korea launched on board a long-range rocket is orbiting normally, South Korea said, following a defiant lift-off that drew a wave of international condemnation. (Associated Press/KRT via AP Video)

In this image made from video, a Unha-3 rocket is launched on the outskirts of Pyongyang on Dec. 12, 2012. A satellite that North Korea launched on board a long-range rocket is orbiting normally, South Korea said, following a defiant lift-off that drew a wave of international condemnation. (Associated Press/KRT via AP Video)

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