North Korea fired projectiles into the sea off its east coast, South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said on Sunday, days after a flurry of ballistic missile tests.
If confirmed, this would be North Korea’s seventh rocket volley of the year as leader Kim Jong Un has said he wanted to bolster the military with cutting-edge technology at a time when talks with South Korea and the United States have stalled.
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