In a new challenge .. North Korea fired two missiles[/rtl]
[rtl]Release date:: 9/10/2018 8:29 • 82 times read[/rtl]
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea fired two unspecified projectiles on Tuesday from the southern province of Pyong An to the east, the joint chiefs of staff said.
North Korea fired "unidentified projectiles" this morning from the area in the South Pyongan region towards the East Sea, the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff said, adding that the South Korean military was closely monitoring the situation in anticipation of possible additional launches while maintaining a position. getting ready.
"Our military monitors the situation in case of additional launches and maintains a state of readiness," the South Korean military said in a statement.
South Korean and US intelligence authorities are conducting a joint analysis of the projectiles to reveal their details.
The launch of the North comes 17 days after the last missile launch on August 24, the 10th of its kind this year.
Observers believe that Pyongyang today launched a "newly developed large-caliber guided missile" that it has offered since July, or the North Korean version of the US missile "ATACMS."