September 23, 2023

N.Korea tests submarine-launched ballistic missile: S.Korea

Launch comes just two days prior to North Korea's Military Foundation Day

North Korea launched a submarine-launched ballistic missile on Saturday evening, South Korean media outlets reported, citing Joint Chief of Staff sources.

The missile, which was reported to have been launched at 18:30 S.Korean time, was "presumed" to be an SLBM, fired from near Sinpo, South Hamgyong Province, a source told the Chosun Ilbo.