North Korea missiles

North Korea fires multiple cruise missiles off its east coast: Seoul

The launch comes about a week after Pyongyang test-fired its largest and most powerful missile, a Hwasong-17 -- its second ICBM test this year.

published on : 22nd March 2023

North Korea fires two ballistic missiles: Seoul's military

Military tensions on the Korean peninsula have risen sharply this year as Pyongyang has carried out an unprecedented blitz of weapons tests, including the launch of its most advanced ICBM last month.

published on : 18th December 2022

North Korea: Missile tests were practice to attack South, US

The North’s announcement underscored leader Kim Jong Un’s determination not to back down in the face of his rivals’ push to expand their military exercises.

published on : 7th November 2022

North Korea keeps up missile barrage with suspected ICBM

The longer-range missile was fired on a high angle, apparently to avoid reaching the territory of neighbours, reaching a maximum altitude of 1,920kms and travelling around 760kms.

published on : 3rd November 2022

Seoul fires 3 test missiles in response to North Korea launches

The launches came hours after North Korea threatened to use nuclear weapons to get the U.S. and South Korea to 'pay the most horrible price in history'.

published on : 2nd November 2022

N. Korea says recent tests were 'tactical nuclear' drills, overseen by leader Kim Jong Un

The country revised its nuclear laws last month to allow pre-emptive strikes, with Kim declaring North Korea an "irreversible" nuclear power.

published on : 10th October 2022

US official vows 'forceful response' if North Korea tests nuclear weapons

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could further escalate his brinkmanship by conducting what would be the country’s seventh nuclear test since 2006. 

published on : 7th June 2022

Korea fires artillery into sea days after missile launch

On Sunday, South Korea’s Defense Ministry said it detected firings likely from multiple rocket launch systems off North Korea’s west coast.

published on : 20th March 2022