(NEWSER) – Your daily dose of North Korean blustertakes the shape of a ratcheted up warning against the US: The country says it has ordered its long-range artillery and rocket units to be put into "the No. 1 combat ready" mode and target US military bases on the mainland, Hawaii, and Guam, per the North's KCNA news agency. It also mentioned other Pacific US bases, plus South Korea, notes the South's Yonhap News. Seoul says it hasn't seen any indication that the North is about to take action,Reuters reports.
Posted Tuesday, March 26th 2013 @ 9am by Matt Cantor, Newser Staff