US says it detected three North Korean missile launches

By REUTERS
July 19, 2016 03:55

 
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The US military said on Monday it detected and tracked three North Korean missile launches over the span of nearly an hour.

US Strategic Command said in a statement it detected the launches of what it believed were two Scud tactical ballistic missiles and a No Dong intermediate-range ballistic missile.

The North American Aerospace Defense Command determined the missile launches from North Korea did not pose a threat to North America, the statement said.

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