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WATCH: First interview with 'button pusher' who triggered Hawaii's missile alert mistake

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

In his first interview since triggering Hawaii's ballistic missile mistake, a former Hawaii Emergency Management Agency tells Hawaii News Now that he was "100 percent sure" the attack was real and that the state should be focusing less on him and more on the larger, systemic issues that led to a false alert being sent out.


State: Hawaii worker who sent out missile alert had 'history' of confusing drills and real events
TIMELINE: State's breakdown of minutes before and after false missile alert went out
FACT CHECK: Here's everything we know about the false missile alert


[Read the state's full report on the false missile alert probe here.]

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