Starting in November, Hawaii will begin monthly tests of an ‘attack-warning’ siren the state hasn’t heard since the end of the Cold War in the 1980s

Hawaii has become the first US state to prepare the public for the possibility of a ballistic missile strike from North Korea.

The state’s Emergency Management Agency on Friday announced a public education campaign about what to do. Hawaii lawmakers have been urging emergency management officials to update Cold War-era plans for coping with a nuclear attack as North Korea develops nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles that can reach the islands.

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