Kim Jong Un oversaw the firing of new "tactical guided weapons" as a warning to South Korea to end joint military exercises and military buildups - KCNA
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and supreme commander of the armed forces of the DPRK, guided the power demonstration fire of a new-type tactical guided weapon"
North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho had cancelled his trip to a conference in Bangkok where he had been expected to meet Pompeo: Reuters
Reuters: South Korea says the missiles North Korea fired were new type of ballistic missiles
KCNA: "Whoever is of the Korean blood should resent the history of crimes in which the Korean nation had suffered untold disaster and the country was bisected."
KCNA: "The unveiling-ceremony that took place in south Korea just at this crucial moment can not be construed otherwise than a revelation of the intention to turn back the development of history by inciting a war against the north together with outsiders."
KCNA: "There took place at the U.S. military base in Phyongthaek of south Korea an unveiling-ceremony of memorial structure symbolic of 'south Korea-U.S. alliance.' The structure consists of a sculpture representing U.S. soldiers and others in the days of Inchon landing."
One missile flew around 430 kilometers and the other traveled around 690 km, a JCS officer said, adding that both flew at an altitude of around 50 km
Reuters: One of the two missiles North Korea fired flew 690 kilometres - Yonhap, citing South Korea military
2 year ago
John Bolton:Returning from Korea after productive meetings with NSA Chung, FM Kang, and Def Min Jeong. We discussed regional security, cooperation and next steps on how to build a stronger ROK-U.S. alliance which has kept peace in this part of the world for so long
U.S. is aware of reports of short-range projectile launched from North Korea: senior official
JCS says North Korea fired two projectiles from Wonsan - one at 5:34am and the other at 5:57am. Flight distance was approximately 430 kilometers
North Korea has test fired at least one short range projectile, according to an initial assessment described by a US defense official. The official added that the launch appears to be similar to the recent May 2019 launch where two short range missiles were launched
North Korea Launches Unknown Launch projectile from Wonsan
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KCNA: "President Kim Il Sung was the peerlessly great man who captivated all people with his noble virtuesPresident Kim Il Sung was the great sage of humankind who took warm care of all people transcending any country and nation."
Diplomats working for release of Russian ship, detained by N.Korea — ministry
Russia voices 'deep regret' over airspace intrusion: Cheong Wa Dae
Yonhap says Russia told South Korea it did intend to enter SK airspace during joint exercise with China and expressed deep regret; Russia also said it would investigate the matter and take necessary measures
Reuters: South Korea presidential office says it was told by Russia govt an equipment malfunction led to Russian military aircraft entering into an unintended area -Yonhap
KCNA: "The reality shows that the Japanese reactionaries are seeking to reinvade Korea as they did 125 years ago. If the Japanese reactionaries opt to repeat the past history of aggression, it will result in digging up their graves."
KCNA: "Japan had better know who its rival is and what the trend of the times is. It will face permanent ruin, if it keeps behaving like a puppy knowing no fear of a tiger."
KCNA: "It's natural that such an island country can not be pleased with detente and the DPRK spearheading the situation as this creates a stumbling block in Japan's militarization moves. That's why the Japanese government trumpets about 'threat from north Korea.'"
KCNA: "Japan has been the enemy of peace which has run amuck for confrontation and war moves under the veil of peace. In the first half of the last century, it drenched the Asian continent in the sea of blood, clamoring for the 'Greater East Asia Co-prosperity Sphere.'"
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More images of new North Korean submarine this morning the KCTV broadcast of the visit
Four Chinese indicted in US for aiding North Korea's weapons program
Russian Ministry of Defense handed over a protest note to South Korea military attache in Moscow concerning "dangerous actions of Korean warplanes"
Pentagon-"The United States strongly supports our (South Korean) and Japanese allies and their responses to air space incursions by Chinese and Russian aircraft. The DoD is in close coordination with our ROK and Japanese allies about these events and will continue to monitor activities."
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Japan's military has released a statement with charts that appear to corroborate the South Korean narrative, at least the presence of an A-50 which Japan says flew around DokdoTakeshima passing through its airspace twice. Japan says it scrambled its own fighters