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North Korea confirmed: successful test launch of new medium-range hypersonic ballistic missile

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North Korea confirmed: successful test launch of new medium-range hypersonic ballistic missile

Yonhap news agency, quoting the Korean Central News Agency, reported:North KoreaOn the 2nd, a new medium and long-range missile capable of carrying a hypersonic warhead was successfully tested in the Sea of ​​Japan (East China Sea).ballistic missileAnd said that all the missiles have been converted into solid fuel and nuclear weapons.

It is reported that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un presided over the test launch project on the 2nd, and tested a new medium and long-range ballistic missile equipped with a newly developed hypersonic mobile warhead for the first time.Mars planet16″, is intended to confirm the overall design and technical characteristics of the missile and to verify the reliability of the weapon system. Keeping safety in mind, the test range was limited to 1,000 kilometers.

South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff announced on the 2nd that it detected North Korea launching a suspected intermediate-range ballistic missile from the Pyongyang area at 6:53 a.m. local time. The missile covered a distance of about 600 kilometers before falling into the sea.

Last month, North Korea announced it had successfully ground-fired a solid-fuel engine for a new medium- and long-range hypersonic missile. Ri Sung-joon, spokesman for the Joint Chiefs of Staff, believed that the North Korean launch was related to this.

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