December 13, 2019

North Korean missile tests “serious challenge” to international community: Japan
PM spokesperson declines to comment on DPRK’s apparent missile strike threat against Japan
North Korea’s latest missile launch last week is part of a pattern of frequent testing this year that poses a “serious challenge” to Japan and the international community, a spokesperson for Prime Minister Abe Shinzo said in a press briefing Monday. Noting the DPRK has launched “over 20 missiles” in 2019 alone, Chief Cabinet Secretary Suga Yoshihide stated that the tests “also