intercontinental ballistic missile

Intercontinental ballistic missile launches: US sets Thursday vote on new UN sanctions on North Korea

The measure faces opposition from North Korea's neighbors China and Russia, which both said at a council meeting on May 11 that they wanted to see new talks and not more punishment for the North.

published on : 26th May 2022

Kim Jong Un vows to develop more powerful means of attack

North Korea said Monday leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to develop more powerful means of attack, days after the country's first intercontinental ballistic missile launch in more than four years.

published on : 28th March 2022

North Korea holds mass celebrations for latest missile test

North Korea on Wednesday successfully tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile, with leader Kim Jong-Un declaring his country had now achieved full nuclear statehood.

published on : 2nd December 2017

North Korea confirms missile launch, says can strike anywhere in US

The missile was fired into the Sea of Japan and flew for more than 900 km and reached a height of 4,000 km, which is the highest a North Korean missile has flown to date.

published on : 29th November 2017

ICBM can carry large, heavy nuclear warhead: North Korea

Washington described the device, launched yesterday in a watershed moment for Pyongyang's weapons ambitions, as an ICBM, and independent experts said it was capable of reaching Alaska.

published on : 5th July 2017