North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves to North Korean scientists and technicians, who developed missile “Hwasong-12” in this undated photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) May 20, 2017.
North Korea fired an unspecified missile on Sunday afternoon, according to South Korea’s military, the official South Korean news agency Yonhap reported on its website.
South Korea’s military said that it appeared to be a ballistic missile, the report said.
The projectile was fired from a site around Pukchang in South Pyeongan province, Yonhap reported, citing a statement from South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff.
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