Reuters out with detailed information on Sunday’s another ballistic missile test conducted by North Korea.
A newly developed mid-to-long range missile
Test aimed at verifying the capability to carry a “large scale heavy nuclear warhead
Ballistic missile … Landed in the sea near Russia on Sunday
Missile was launched at the highest angle … Flew 787 kilometers (490 miles) reaching an altitude of 2,111.5 kilometers (1,312 miles), kcna said
“The test-fire aimed at verifying the tactical and technological specifications of the newly developed ballistic rocket capable of carrying a large-size heavy nuclear warhead,” KCNA said.
“If the U.S. awkwardly attempts to provoke the DPRK, it will not escape from the biggest disaster in the history, Kim said, strongly warning the U.S. should not to disregard or misjudge the reality that its mainland and Pacific operation region are in the DPRK’s sighting range for strike and that it has all powerful means for retaliatory strike,” KCNA said.