a North Korea Confirmed on Friday (26) (local time) Missile firing This morning that was detected by the South Korean military. Ruled by Kim Jong Un Detailed that the test was done with a new “Guided tactical projectile” with solid fuel engine.
In a statement, the state news agency KCNA said that the test, which was successful, “was of great importance in improving the country’s military capabilities”.
Also, days before, White House representatives claimed that the regime had Weekend test with non-ballistic missiles It will be the first since the capture of Joe Biden As the president of The us.
North Korea launched two ballistic missiles in defiance of international sanctions
Biden warns North Korean government this afternoon Increased tensions with US or regional allies Like the white house South Korea this is Japan.
“There will be an answer if they choose to climb [as tensões]. We will answer appropriately, but I am also ready for some form of diplomacy, ”warned Biden.
The North Korean regime said last week that The United States will ignore any attempts at contact Not until Washington called it “hostile politics”. And Kim Jong-un’s sister, Kim Yo-jong also Warns America not to “spread ammo” On the Korean peninsula.
The missiles are seen in a parade to celebrate the Workers Party’s Eighth Congress in Pyongyang, North Korea, on 14 January – Photo via Reuters: KCNA
The United Nations Security Council, through its resolutions, has banned North Korea from developing ballistic missiles – the country has nuclear weapons.
However, under the leadership of Kim Jong-un, the North Korean government developed the technology and tested missiles capable of reaching the continental United States in 2017, a year in which relations between the two countries deteriorated.
The tried-and-true approach between the United States and North Korea in the government of Donald Trump It stagnated the following year after both parties were unable to abide by an agreement in 2018.
Earlier this year, days before Biden’s inauguration, the North Korean regime demonstrated weapons at a major military parade in the capital, Pyongyang. Remember in the video below.
North Korea displays missiles that can be launched from submarines