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US officials: North Korea test was of Scud missile

WASHINGTON - A North Korean missile launch on Tuesday was of a liquid-fueled Scud missile which only traveled a fraction of it's range, US officials said on Wednesday.
Initially, the US military said North Korea had tested a KN-15 medium-range ballistic missile."We are now certain it was a liquid-fueled Scud," said a senior White House official, speaking on the condition of anonymity.
"It spun out of control after going only a fraction of its range," the official said.
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