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North Korea fires three short-range missiles
Posted By admin On May 18, 2013 @ 5:26 am In World News | Comments Disabled
May 18, 2013
North Korea fired three short-range missiles from its east coast on Saturday, South Korea’s Defense Ministry said, but the purpose of the launches was unknown.
Launches by the North of short-term missiles are not uncommon, but the ministry would not speculate whether these latest launches were part of a test or training exercise.
“North Korea fired short-range guided missiles twice in the morning and once in the afternoon off its east coast,” an official at the South Korean Defense Ministry spokesman’s office said by telephone.
The official said he would not speculate on whether the missiles were fired as part of a drill or training exercise.
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