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# Missile Test

Last month
August 2023
North Korea fires two ballistic missiles as part of 'tactical nuclear strike drill'
The test was prompted by military exercises held by South Korea and the US, state media said.
Last year
North Korea confirms 'most significant weapon test' in years
The reported flight details make it the most powerful missile North Korea has tested since 2017.
Coveney set to speak with Russian ambassador over missile testing in Irish-patrolled waters
Minister for State Patrick O’Donovan said that the Foreign Affairs Minister was “not happy”
North Korea fires second suspected ballistic missile in less than a week
The early-morning launch came as the UN Security Council met in New York to discuss last week’s test.
All time
White House warns North Korea about sending a 'Christmas gift'
Talks about denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula have been deadlocked since earlier this year.
UN Security Council to meet today as North Korea provokes the US with missile tests
Experts have said that the world security community should accept that North Korea will have long-range nuclear arms.
North Korea reportedly test-fires another ballistic missile
The South Korean military reports the firing of an unidentified missile by its northern neighbour.
A US Navy missile test lit up the night sky and people freaked out
Similar occurrences have been noted when the US armed services conduct exercises in local airspace.
Look who's got a new toy
Kim Jong-Un helped test a new North Korean missile.
US delays missile test to cool North Korea tensions
The United States has delayed an intercontinental ballistic missile test to avoid stoking tensions with North Korea as tensions increase in the region.
North Korea removes rocket from launch pad: report
According to analysis of the latest satellite imagery, the entire three-stage Unha-3 carrier has been removed to a nearby assembly facility.
Iran may have bluffed US navy – and the world press
Iran was apparently starting tests with long-range missiles… but propaganda sources are calling it a “media trick”…
North Korea tests short-range missile: report
At least one missile was fired today – the same day North Korean media announced the death of leader Kim Jong Il.