Washington condemns the “illegal” firing of a ballistic missile by North Korea

Washington condemns “illegal” ballistic missile launch by Korea e du Nord


The United States on Thursday condemned North Korea's firing of a ballistic missile that Seoul said failed, after a record salvo of projectiles that heightened tension in the region.

US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin denounced “the illegal and destabilizing firing of an intercontinental ballistic missile” during a joint press conference with his South Korean counterpart Lee Jong-Sup.