The United States and South Korea responded to the launch of Pyongyang’s 8 ballistic rockets. The South Korean General Staff: if provoked, we are able to react promptly
The United States and South Korea have launched eight missiles in response to the same number fired by North Korea into the Sea of Japan on the orders of dictator Kim Jong Un. The reports Cnn. «The combined US-South Korean launch of surface-to-ground missiles demonstrates that even as North Korea triggers with missiles from various places, the US and South Korea have the ability and readiness to strike immediately with precision in relation to the ‘origin of the provocation’, says the South Korean Joint Staff, explains the Cnn.
This is a reaction to North Korea’s military exercises, which a few hours earlier had launched eight short-range ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan. This is the eighteenth test of weapons of this type carried out by Pyongyang, the third after South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol came to power: in the last case, on May 25, a probable intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) and two short-range ballistic missiles were launched.