North Korea says missile tests self-defense against US military threats

North Korea said on Saturday its missile tests are for self-defense from direct US military threats, and they have not harmed the safety of neighboring countries and regions, according to state media KCNA.

North Korea carried out six missile launches in 12 days as of this week, including launching an intermediate-range missile (IRBM) over Japan on Tuesday.

Subscribe for our daily newsletter
Subscribe for our daily newsletter

By subscribing I accept the terms of use and privacy policy