North Korea: Regime “carries out new missile test”

Source: BBC News [UK state media]

“North Korea has fired what appears to be a ballistic missile, reports from South Korea say. The missile was launched near the city of Kusong, north-west of the capital, Pyongyang, Yonhap news agency reported. North Korea has carried out a series of missile tests this year, increasing tensions with the US. Pyongyang has accelerated its nuclear and missile tests in recent years, despite international condemnation and UN sanctions.” (05/13/17)