Article Photos: North Koreans hail rocket launch; U.S., others condemn 10/22

North Korean staff at the Three Revolution Exhibition Hall  walk outside the facilities after hearing the news of a rocket launch on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012 in Pyongyang, North Korea. North Korea appeared to successfully fire a long-range rocket Wednesday, defying international warnings as the regime of Kim Jong Un pushes forward with its quest to develop the technology needed to deliver a nuclear warhead. (AP Photo/Kim Kwang Hyon) ORG XMIT: PYO104