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US Strategic Commands confirms N. Korean missile launch

The US Strategic Command confirmed North Korea’s missile launch, but did not give any assessment on the missile’s type, including whether it involved an intercontinental ballistic missile. “US Strategic Command systems detected and tracked what we assess was a North Korean missile launch at 4:34 p.m. CST (7:34 a.m. Korean time),” the command said in a statement. “The North American Aerospace Defense Command determined the missile launch from North Korea did not pose a threat to North America.” No further details [...]