North Korea conducted another test of the engine of the launch vehicle, reports Fox News, citing two sources in American institutions.
According to officials, held on Wednesday, June 21, the test was the first from the moment in March carried out a series of three tests.
The sides of the channel noted that the engine can be used to develop the DPRK Intercontinental ballistic missile or space launch vehicle.
On 10 June, North Korea said that the test of an Intercontinental ballistic missile can pass in the near future. Pyongyang has expressed confidence in the successful test and said that the United States will not unleash a war “with a country that possesses nuclear weapons and ICBMs”.
Earlier the representative of the strategic forces of the Korean people’s army in an interview with KCNA countries have questioned the ability of Washington to intercept North Korean missiles. In this test system to intercept ICBMs, the United States, he called a serious military provocation. The tests took place on may 30, a day after Pyongyang successfully launched a ballistic missile.
The situation on the Korean Peninsula is one of the most intense topics of international politics. US urges North Korea cease nuclear and missile tests. It was reported that Washington is ready to launch a preemptive strike on North Korean military targets if Pyongyang decides for another nuclear test. The DPRK responded by saying that in this case will cause a pre-emptive strike.