North Korea fires ‘multiple’ suspected anti-ship missiles – Seoul

North Korea has launched several unidentified ground-based projectiles, assumed to be surface-to-ship missiles, South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff announced.

“North Korea fired multiple unidentified projectiles, assumed to be surface-to-ship missiles, this morning from the vicinity of Wonsan, Gangwon Province,” the JCS statement said, according to the Yonhap news agency.

South Korea’s military added that the missiles flew about 200 kilometers (124 miles).

The JCS is “maintaining full preparedness” and has “beefed up surveillance and vigilance against the possibility of additional provocations.” President Moon Jae-in was immediately notified of the launch, the statement added.

Source: North Korea fires ‘multiple’ suspected anti-ship missiles – Seoul

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