North Korea turns 70: What to look for as Pyongyang celebrates

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CNN’s Paula Hancocks reports. “,”descriptionText”:”In a New Year’s Day speech, North Korean leader warned the US that he keeps a nuclear button on his desk, but said he genuinely wishes for peaceful resolution with the southern border. 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