The annual Worldwide Threat Assessment of the US Intelligence Community is out this week, a widely-anticipated report compiled by the nation’s intelligence agencies. Here is the good and bad news about the top three threats facing the United States, according to an unclassified version of the report.
North Korea: An anonymous foreign ministry spokesperson reportedly commented on the upcoming Seth Rogen comedy 'The Interview,' saying that 'making and releasing a movie on a plot to hurt our top-level leadership is the most blatant act of terrorism and war.' Seth Rogen co-directed, co-wrote and stars in the movie 'The Interview,' which follows journalists who go to speak with the North Korean leader and are asked to assassinate him by the CIA.
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Until he executed his powerful uncle last month, Kim 'could call up Dennis Rodman but he couldn't call up military strikes,' says one observer. Now concern is rising about the secretive leader.