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Both the US military announced the South Korean and Japan on Tuesday that North Korea launched a ballistic missile medium - range radars spotted the US for 37 minutes before falling in the Sea of Japan.
American Air Defense Command said that « the launch of the missile from North Korea was not a threat to North America ... and fired from near the airport Aangjun».
In the tweets on «Twitter» hours after the launch of the missile, the US president , Donald Trump said he was «hard to believe that Japan Sttiq this more», said «perhaps China will push strongly on North Korea and end this nonsense forever.»
Not yet official comment from the White House regarding reports on the launch of the missile issue.
North Korea announced that it successfully missile tested an intercontinental ballistic missile on Tuesday by order of its leader Kim Jong - un, she has become «able to strike anywhere in the world», ahead of a summit of the «Group of Twenty» in Germany Friday, the eve of the celebration of the United States independence Day .
He said North Korea TV missile , a model «Hwasong -14» was high 2802 kilometers and hit its target accurately after 39 minutes of launch.
On the other hand , state television revealed that the country 's North Korean leader, Kim Jong - un, supervised the "historical" experience, in the base station towards achieving the goal of reaching a judge to threaten the United States with nuclear weapons.
A special bulletin on television and said that Kim issued orders handwritten conducting experimental launch of ballistic missile , one day before the deadline, noting that the missile called "Hwasong (Mars) 14."
It announced that the ballistic missile was launched at nine o'clock on Tuesday morning , north - west of North Korea, and shaved for 39 minutes as previously planned, and hit the target in the eastern sea of the Korean Peninsula with the utmost precision.
For his part, the South Korean army confirmed North Korea launched a ballistic missile from its western region in the sea off the east coast of its southern neighbor today, said Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff that « the missile was launched for a distance of 930 kilometers», ahead of a summit of leaders from the Group of Twenty in Germany this week. In Tokyo, the Japanese government considered this move a clear violation of the resolutions of the United Nations, they spotted the rocket for about 40 minutes, and the likely fall in the special economic zone of Japan. The Secretary - General of the Council of Ministers Yoshihedy «This release is a clear violation of Security Council resolutions. And North Korea 's repeated provocations are unacceptable at all ».
This is the latest launch of the process of progress by Pyongyang since it launched a number of cruise missiles at the beginning of last June, come before the research is expected by the leaders of the United States, Japan and South Korea, the efforts to reduce nuclear tests and missile conducted by North Korea during the Group of Twenty summit on 7 and 8 July) this month.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he planned to ask at the summit of the presidents of China and Russia to play a more positive role in dealing with North Korea.
The «world leaders will gather at the Group of Twenty summit .. I will call strongly to the solidarity of the international community regarding the issue of North Korea».
China and Russia criticized North Korea 's recent missile test, saying it is unacceptable, and demanded Pyongyang to freeze its nuclear weapons program.
This came in a statement issued by the two presidents, Shi Chibeyng, Vladimir Putin, after their meeting in Moscow, after North Korea 's announcement of a missile successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile.
The two leaders also urged South Korea and the United States to suspend military maneuvering.
This is achieved , analysts in Washington and Seoul of the credibility of the announcement by Pyongyang.
South Korean military warned North Korea Bmwagh destruction if it continues to violate international rules.
North Korea is working to develop a missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead that can hit the United States and North Korea of the main topics in the telephone communications between Trump and the leaders of China and Japan, and confirmed their commitment to the leaders of the two Asian countries to vacate the Korean Peninsula of nuclear weapons.