North Korea has tested a new engine for a ballistic missile, media reported
WASHINGTON, 22 Jun, RIA Novosti, Alexei Bogdanovsky. North Korea has tested a new engine for an Intercontinental ballistic missile, reported the Fox News channel, citing sources in the intelligence community of the United States.
According to him, the test was performed on Wednesday. Details are still unknown.
Earlier, the President of South Korea, moon Jae-In said that the DPRK “in the not so distant future” will learn the technology of Intercontinental ballistic missiles, capable of hitting targets on U.S. soil.
In early June, the UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution expanding sanctions against North Korea in connection with the ongoing rocket launches.
The last launch was conducted on June 9, when North Korea tested several anti-ship cruise missiles. The previous test took place on 29 may, was held the launch of a ballistic missile with a homing system to intercept enemy missiles.