The joint chiefs of staff of the armed forces of South Korea announced the launch of two ballistic missiles in response to “provocative actions” by North Korea. The launch of missiles Hyunmoo-2 was produced from the site, located near the demarcation line with North Korea.
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According to the Agency Yonhap, one rocket overcame 250 miles and successfully destroyed the target in the sea of Japan. It is noteworthy that such a distance separates the point of launching from the base in Pyongyang, which launched a North Korean missile.
The second Korean missile fell soon after the start, now the military establish the causes of the incident.
In Seoul stressed that the launch was made at a time when one of the North Korean missiles still in the air.