The United States, together with South Korea, conducted missile launches. These actions were a response to the tests of ballistic projectiles in the DPRK, Yonhap writes.
According to the Joint Chiefs of Staff of South Korea, the DPRK launched eight ballistic missiles towards the Sea of Japan. Tokyo authorities are confident that the projectiles flew from 300 to 400 km and reached a maximum height of up to 100 km.
The South Korean military claims that the flight range was up to 670 km. Pyongyang is already conducting its 18th missile test. Intercontinental ballistic missiles and submarine shells have already been tested.