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The expanding ranges of North Korea’s missile arsenal put the United States squarely in its crosshairs. With a reported range of 6,500 miles, the Taepodong-2 is a militarized version of the country’s Unha-3 rocket that successfully put a satellite into orbit last year. Given recent nuclear tests, some U.S. analysts suspect North Korea may soon attempt to attach a warhead to the Taepodong-2.

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