March 22, 2023

N.Korean submarine attempts to test-fire ballistic missile: MBN

Pyongyang in process of perfecting SLBM technology, South Korean experts say

North Korea on Wednesday morning attempted the launch of a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) from a Sinpo-class submarine, MBN reported.

According to the article, the submarine left the port early in the morning, but returned to the dock near Wonsan at 9 a.m. local time, which South Korean experts saw as indicating a failed fourth SLBM launch attempt.