The Hwasong-14 missile reached an altitude of more than 2,500km before it splashed down inside Japan’s exclusive economic zone, according to Tokyo. Photo: Reuters

North Korea heralds ‘final step towards nuclear state able to strike anywhere’

After Pyongyang claims successful launch of intercontinental ballistic missile, China and Russia call on US and South Korea to suspend military drills in exchange for no further tests

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The Hwasong-14 missile reached an altitude of more than 2,500km before it splashed down inside Japan’s exclusive economic zone, according to Tokyo. Photo: Reuters
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