January 29, 2023

North Korea launches ballistic missile into East Sea, first in four days: JCS

Latest launch comes as South Korea continues defense exercises that state media uses to justify weapons tests

This is a developing story. Please check back later. (Updated at 6:24 p.m. KST with further details from the South Korean military)

North Korea fired one short-range ballistic missile (SRBM) into the East Sea on Wednesday afternoon, according to South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS).