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N. Korea’s provocative missile test in defiance of world pressure

N. Korea’s provocative missile test in defiance of world pressure

April 29, 2017

SEOUL, April 29 — North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile yesterday, the South Korean and US militaries said, defying warnings from the United States and the reclusive state's main ally, China, which have tried for years to rein in its arms programmes. The test, from an area north of the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, appeared to have failed, US and South Korean officials said, in what would be North Korea's fourth successive unsuccessful missile test since March. The test... Read more

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