Around the world: 10 things to know Wednesday

South Koreans use binoculars to look at Diamond Mountain in North Korea after news broke of North Korea's rocket launch at the Unification Observation post in Goseong, South Korea, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012.  North Korea successfully fired a long-range rocket on Wednesday, defying international warnings as the regime of Kim Jong Un took a big step forward in its quest to develop a nuclear missile. (AP Photo/Yonhap, Lee Jong-gun)   KOREA OUT Photo by
South Koreans use binoculars to look at Diamond Mountain in North Korea after news broke of North Korea's rocket launch at the Unification Observation post in Goseong, South Korea, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012. North Korea successfully fired a long-range rocket on Wednesday, defying international warnings as the regime of Kim Jong Un took a big step forward in its quest to develop a nuclear missile. (AP Photo/Yonhap, Lee Jong-gun) KOREA OUT Photo by
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