A Rodong North Korean medium-range ballistic missile launched on Wednesday reached Japan's exclusive economic zone, near its territorial waters.

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe talked of an “unforgivable act of violence.” Japan's Ministry of Defense said the missile hit the sea 200 nautical middles from Tokyo, within Japan's exclusive economic zone.

The US Strategic Command said two Rodong missiles were fired, one of whom exploded immediately after the launch. The Pentagon condemned the launch a...


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