North Korea launched on Sunday local time an unidentified ballistic missile into the Sea of Japanshortly after a US aircraft carrier arrived in the region for maneuvers, in a test of strength against the North
“North Korea fired an unidentified ballistic missile,” the South Korean joint chiefs of staff said without providing further details.
The launch comes amid reports that Pyongyang it would be preparing to launch a ballistic missile from a submarine.
Its about latest test launch in a wave of Pyongyang warfare this yearincluding firing an intercontinental ballistic missile at full range.
In May, the North fired a short-range ballistic missile from Sinpo, North Korea’s largest naval shipyard.
The Japanese coast guard also confirmed the possible missile launch, citing information from Tokyo’s defense ministry, and asked ships in the area to remain vigilant.
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