The defense Ministry denied the information of the Pentagon on the North Korean rocket


The DPRK launched the missile rose to a height of 681 km and flew significantly less than 1 thousand kilometers, said the Russian defense Ministry. The missile range was 732 km, and dropped it in the Central part of the sea of Japan, said the Ministry of defence, noting that Russia was tracking start. The defense Ministry added that the flight parameters of the rocket match the performance characteristics of a ballistic medium-range missiles, RIA “Novosti”.

Thus in the message it is emphasized that the missile launch was made in the direction of the Russian border, the country is no danger is not represented.

According to the Pentagon, the missile flew 1 thousand kilometers. In South Korea argue that it rose to a height of 3.7 thousand kilometers. Similar data lead in Japan.

North Korea launched a rocket at night on Saturday local time.