North Korea fires rocket on New Year’s Day, Yonhap reports By Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea fired a ballistic rocket over the sea to the east of the Korean Peninsula in the early hours of Sunday, Yonhap news company reported pointing out the South Korean military.

The relocation comes not even 24 hr after North Korea introduced 3 ballistic rockets on Saturday.

The short-range ballistic rocket was fired around 2:50 a.m. regional time (0750 GMT) from around the capital Pyongyang, Yonhap stated, pointing out South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff.

The launch follows an extraordinary variety of rocket tests carried out by North Korea in 2022, as Pyongyang presses on with weapons advancement in the middle of speculation it might evaluate a nuclear weapon for a seventh time.

North Korean state media KCNA stated on Saturday that its main celebration had actually participated in the 5th day of a plenary session on Friday to strengthen technique, with the session anticipated to continue, making it the longest ever according to Yonhap. The outcomes of the session might be called early as Sunday.


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