Japan broadcaster alerts North Korea missile launch that didn’t happen

The alert stated: “North Korea appears to have fired a missile.” The warning was sent out around 6:55 p.m. in Japan. However, the government never released any news regarding a Hermit Kingdom missile launch. A corrected version of the warning was sent ... ( read original story ...)

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Tokyo (CNN)Japanese national broadcaster NHK issued an on-air apology ... The message, received by phone users with the NHK app installed on their devices, read: "NHK news alert. North Korea likely to have launched missile. The government J alert: evacuate ... ( read original story ...)

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