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North Korea Launched Another Ballistic Missile Test

North Korea Launched Another Ballistic Missile Test

North Korea fired a ballistic missile early Sunday morning from the Kusong region near the country’s west coast, the first test since it’s failed launch two weeks ago, and the North’s first provocative act since South Korea’s new president, Moon Jae-in, took office.The missile flew 700 kilometers before crashing into the Sea of Japan, according to the South Korean military. Officials are still analyzing launch data to determine the type of missile launched.“Our military is closely monitoring for provocative movements by North Korea and is maintaining all readiness postures,” the South Korean military said in a statement.The US military detected and tracked the missile, Marine Corps Maj. Rob Shuford, a spokesperson for US Pacific Command said in a statement. “The type o