People watch a public TV reporting the country's first rocket launch at 

People watch a public TV reporting the country's first rocket launch at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013. South Korea says it has successfully launched a satellite into orbit from its own soil for the first time. Wednesday's high-stakes launch comes just weeks after archrival North Korea successfully launched its own satellite to the surprise of the world. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
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People watch a public TV reporting the country's first rocket launch at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013. South Korea says it has successfully launched a satellite into orbit from its own soil for the first time. Wednesday's high-stakes launch comes just weeks after archrival North Korea successfully launched its own satellite to the surprise of the world. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
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