February 25, 2024

North Korea conducts missile test targeting U.S. bases in Japan: KCNA

N.Korea launched four ballistic missiles during the exercise, KCNA says

Kim Jong Un supervised a ballistic missile launch exercise by the Hwasong artillery units of the Strategic Force of the Korean People's Army (KPA), commissioned with a test strike against the U.S. military base in Japan, state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported on Tuesday.

North Korea launched a salvo of four missiles towards the Sea of Japan (known in Korea as the East Sea) on Monday morning, South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) confirmed on Monday.