People watch a television screen showing a news broadcast with file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul. Photo: AFP/Getty Images/TNS
People watch a television screen showing a news broadcast with file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul. Photo: AFP/Getty Images/TNS
North Korea

North Korea fires cruise missiles into Yellow Sea ahead of US military drills with the South

  • The launches came after South Korea and the US kicked off preliminary joint drills in preparation for next week’s long-suspended Ulchi Freedom Shield
  • North Korea has not tested a cruise missile – which are not banned under United Nations sanctions on the country – since January

People watch a television screen showing a news broadcast with file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul. Photo: AFP/Getty Images/TNS
People watch a television screen showing a news broadcast with file footage of a North Korean missile test at a railway station in Seoul. Photo: AFP/Getty Images/TNS
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