North Korea launched missiles towards Japan. This was stated on a press-conferences in Tokyo the Secretary General of the Cabinet of Ministers of Yoshihide Suga, reports TASS.
In Tokyo claim that one shell unidentified type made up of an exclusive economic zone of Japan in the area of Shimane Prefecture. It is clarified that the immediate threat for Japan no reports of damage fishing vessels were reported.
On 25 August it was reported that North Korea has successfully tested a new heavy-duty rocket launchers. Then the leader of the DPRK Kim Jong-UN has urged to intensify the development of its own strategic and tactical weapons to “resolutely oppose the ever-growing military threats and offensive pressure of hostile forces.”
The DPRK since July always carries out missile launches in the sea of Japan. However, previously, the missiles hit the territory of other countries was not reported.