SEOUL, March 4 (Xinhua) -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) fired off one more short-range projectile, estimated to be an artillery shell, Tuesday afternoon in its east coast, multiple local media reported citing government sources.
The DPRK launched an artillery shell at around 4:20 p.m. local time from the Wonsan areas in its southeastern coast toward eastern waters.
The DPRK's new multiple rocket launcher, which the South Korea military called KN-09, was believed to have fired the shell, which flew around 155 km.
Pyongyang fired off four artillery shells with the KN-09 from the same place on Feb. 21, Seoul's Defense Ministry said Monday.
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SEOUL, March 3 (Xinhua) -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Monday launched two short-range missiles on its east coast, local media reported.
The DPRK fired off two short-range ballistic missiles, believed to be of Scud-C type, for 10 minutes from 6:19 a.m. local time Monday at Gitaeryeong and Wonsan areas in the DPRK's southeast coast. Full story
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SEOUL, March 3 (Xinhua) -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) launched two short-range ballistic missiles Monday morning on its east coast to stage an armed protest against South Korea-U.S. annual war games that began a week earlier.
"North Korea (DPRK) fired off two projectiles, estimated to be short-range ballistic missiles, at 6:19 a.m. today in Wonsan areas (in the DPRK's southeast coast) toward the northeastern open waters," Defense Ministry spokesman Kim Min-seok told a press briefing. Full story
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SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Xinhua) -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) fired four short-range missiles, local media reported Thursday citing South Korean Defense Ministry.
The missiles were launched from Gitaeryeong area on the DPRK's southeastern coast at around 5:42 p.m. Thursday, toward the northeastern waters. Full story