North Korea tests new missile; angers neighbours and the West

North Korea has fired what appears to be a short-range ballistic missile .

It is the latest test in a series of launches which have angered and alarmed the region and the West.

Monday’s missile is believed to have been a Scud-class ballistic which flew about 450 km and landed in the sea off its own coast.

Priscilla Wolmer
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