December 05, 2023

North Korea launches military spy satellite toward south: ROK military

Launch follows failed attempts in May and August and comes hours ahead of pre-announced window

This is a developing news story. Please check back for updates. (Last updated on Nov. 22 at 12:12 a.m. KST with additional details and context throughout)

North Korea launched a rocket thought to carry a spy satellite on Tuesday night, according to South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS).