Final Up to date: Monday, August 28, 2017, 5:50 PM EDT
SEOUL (AP) —
The South Korean information company says North Korea fired a ballistic missile on Tuesday.
Yonhap stated the missile was fired into the East Sea, also referred to as the Sea of Japan.
North Korea has carried out a collection of check launches to develop its missile functionality and lately threatened to ship missiles over western Japan and into waters close to the U.S. territory of Guam.
Japan’s army is training deploying anti-missile batteries at three U.S. bases in Japan.
The U.S. army says the drills will check the power of Japanese and U.S. forces to work collectively and assess firing places on the bases. They will even permit Japan to apply speedy deployment of its PAC-three anti-missile system.