North Korea’s latest ballistic missile launch

North Korea on Monday boasted it successfully launched a new type of ‘medium long-range’ ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. The successful test-launch signals major advances in developing an intercontinental ballistic missile.

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11:37 May 16, 2017
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reacts with members of the Korean People's Army in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on May 15, 2017.
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