NKorea fires short-range ballistic missile off western Japan

It landed in Japan’s exclusive maritime economic zone … according to the official Korean Central News Agency. KCNA cited Kim as ordering officials to mass-produce and deploy the system all over the country so as to “completely spoil the enemy’s wild …
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