The launch on Tuesday was North Korea’s second test of a hypersonic glider in less than a week. Photo: KCNA via dpa
The launch on Tuesday was North Korea’s second test of a hypersonic glider in less than a week. Photo: KCNA via dpa
North Korea

North Korea’s hypersonic missiles send message to Biden: they can hit US back

  • The recent tests give Kim Jong-un leverage in future talks by allowing him to menace US allies such as South Korea and Japan, as well as American bases in Asia
  • Kim is also likely trying to prove he can strengthen Pyongyang’s position among the world’s nuclear-armed nations despite economic sanctions

Topic |   North Korea
The launch on Tuesday was North Korea’s second test of a hypersonic glider in less than a week. Photo: KCNA via dpa
The launch on Tuesday was North Korea’s second test of a hypersonic glider in less than a week. Photo: KCNA via dpa
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