Pukguksong-3 SLBM test-launch is "powerful blow" to hostile forces: Rodong Sinmun | NK News
July 24, 2024
News

Pukguksong-3 SLBM test-launch is “powerful blow” to hostile forces: Rodong Sinmun

North Korean party daily also pledges to enhance its strength a "hundred and a thousand times"

The test-launch of the newly-developed Pukguksong-3 dealt a "powerful blow to hostile forces" and is the "solemn statement" of the Korean people, the North Korean party daily said on Friday, emphasizing that the test came at a crucial time.

The authoritative Rodong Sinmun, an organ of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), featured a political essay (Jongron) playing up Wednesday’s test-firing of what has been described by North Korean media as a “new-type” submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM).

Become a member for less
than $5.75 per week.

  • Unlimited access to all of NK News: reporting, investigations, analysis
  • The NK News Daily Update, an email newsletter to keep you in the loop
  • Searchable archive of all content, photo galleries, special columns
  • Contact NK News reporters with tips or requests for reporting
Get unlimited access to all NK News content, including original reporting, investigations, and analyses by our team of DPRK experts.
Subscribe now

All major cards accepted. No commitments – you can cancel any time.