NKorea has ability to launch missiles with nerve gas warheads: Japan PM

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Thursday during a speech at his country's parliament that North Korea is in possession of ballistic missiles capable of carrying warheads with sarin nerve gas. He made the statement amid growing tension with a North Korean nuclear test or ballistic missile test said to be imminent. In 1995, a Japanese cult carried out a sarin gas attack on the Tokyo subway that killed about 15 people and sickened thousands of others.

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