THE Korea of North shot ofIt launched short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast on Wednesday, the South Korean military said, just a day before the vice president’s arrival. ofs thisofs Uniofs, Kamala Harris, to Seoul.
After a stop in Japan, Kamala is due to arrive in the South Korean capital and visit the fortified Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between neighbors on Thursday.
the coast guard of Japan also reported an alleged ballistic missile test.
The launch took place ofis days after the forces of Korea of south and ofThe US conducted a military exercise in the waters off the east coast of Korea of south envelopof an aircraft carrier. At the ofmine, the Korea of North fired another ballistic missile towards the sea off its east coast.
In a speech hours before the borof of destroyer USS Howard in the Japanese city of Yokosuka, Kamala Harris said the launch of ofmingo was part of an “illicit weapons program that threatens regional stability and violates several resolutions of UN Security Council”.
Since 2006, the Korea of North is subject to United Nations (UN) sanctions, which the Security Council has intensifiedof steadily and unanimously throughout ofs years to cut funding for its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs.
THE Korea of North rejects UN resolutions as a violation of its sovereign right to self-defense and space exploration, and criticizes military exercises ofs thisofs Uniofgive Korea of South as proof of their hostile intentions.
Source: CNN Brasil