Yonhap Report: North Korea Fires Missiles Again

Saturday, 28 Jun 2014 08:10 PM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

SEOUL, South Korea — Yonhap news agency says North Korea has fired two short-range missiles. The apparent test fire comes just days after the country tested what it says were new precision-guided missiles.

South Korean Defense Ministry officials couldn't immediately confirm the report.

North Korea regularly test-fires missiles and artillery, both to refine its weapons and to express its anger over various developments in Seoul and Washington.

A series of missile and artillery tests earlier this year boosted tensions with rival South Korea.

North Korea has expressed anger in recent days with alleged South Korean artillery test-fires near a disputed maritime boundary in the Yellow Sea.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Russia's Putin and Japan's Abe Express Interest in Summit: NHK

Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 10:17 AM

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe held telephone talks Sunday amid frictions over U . . .

At Asian Games, Rivalries Not Always About Sports

Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 09:17 AM

On the one hand, you have China and India, which account for about a quarter of the world's population. On the other, th . . .

Afghanistan's Presidential Rivals Sign Deal for Power-sharing Government

Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 09:03 AM

Afghanistan's rival presidential candidates signed a deal on Sunday to share power after months of turmoil over a disput . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved