Seoul says N. Korea fired 2 cruise missiles


North Korea has fired two cruise missiles, which are not banned under United Nations sanctions on the country, into the West Sea. – AFP pic, August 17, 2022.

NORTH Korea fired two cruise missiles today, Seoul’s Defence Ministry said, ending a month-long lull in Pyongyang’s record-breaking spate of weapons tests this year. 




“Early this morning, we detected that North Korea fired two cruise missiles into the West Sea from Onchon, South Pyongan province,” a ministry official told AFP.