The submarine-launched ballistic missile was fired from a location near Wonsan Bay, according to North Korea’s state news agency. Photo: AP

Did North Korea use missile launch to have a stronger hand for US nuclear talks?

  • Pyongyang wants Washington to know it won’t give up its nuclear programme without a fight, observer says
  • News agency KCNA confirms firing of a Pukguksong-3 ballistic missile from a submarine
Topic |   North Korea

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The submarine-launched ballistic missile was fired from a location near Wonsan Bay, according to North Korea’s state news agency. Photo: AP
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People in Seoul watch coverage of North Korea’s missile launch. Photo: AP

North Korean ballistic missile lands in Japan’s waters

  • Pyongyang fired what appeared to be a submarine-launched ballistic missile on Wednesday morning, after agreeing to hold working-level talks with the US
  • Japan said the missile possibly split into two, with one part landing in its exclusive economic zone
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People in Seoul watch coverage of North Korea’s missile launch. Photo: AP
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