The DPRK announced the successful launch of a ballistic missile
MOSCOW, may 15 — RIA Novosti. The DPRK announced the launch of a ballistic medium-range missiles of the type “earth-earth” was held successfully, reports on the night of Monday the Yonhap news Agency.
Pyongyang has announced that it has conducted a missile test called Hwasong-12 on Sunday, the Agency reports referring to the state TV channel of North Korea. Pyongyang also said that the rocket flew 787 kilometres — this can be a new type of missile, development of which involved North Korea, the Agency said.
In the night on Sunday North Korea fired a rocket from its West coast of County cuson province’s Do. The rocket flew 30 minutes, range was 800 kilometers. She fell into the Japan sea, 400 kilometers East of the Korean Peninsula, presumably, outside the economic zone of Japan. The altitude, according to the Japanese government, amounted to more than two thousand kilometers.