North Korea fired ballistic missile over Japan. North Korea has once again tested a ballistic missile from its coast.
According to a report, this missile has been fired from the east coast and has fallen into the Pacific Ocean while passing over Tokyo.
Japan on Tuesday urged residents to evacuate shelters after an unidentified ballistic missile was fired from its soil.
On Tuesday, the Japanese government issued an alert urging residents of Japan’s northernmost main island of Hokkaido and the country’s northeastern province of Aomori to stay inside buildings.
Along with this, people have been asked to reach safe places.
According to the report, Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno said during a press conference that the missile fell across Northeast Japan.
According to him, the missile landed in the Pacific Ocean outside the Exclusive Economic Zone of Japan at 7:44 am (local time).
At the same time, the South Korean military said that North Korea has fired a medium-range ballistic missile east of Mupyong-ri in the northern province.
There were no immediate reports of damage to aircraft or ships, Kyodo News reported, citing a Japanese government source.
According to a media house, North Korea fired missiles on Saturday in protest against a joint naval exercise organized by the United States, Japan, and South Korea last week.
North Korea is preparing for a nuclear test, then South Korea got America’s support.
For information, let us tell you that North Korea has tested the missile for the fifth time. North Korea is constantly testing weapons and has been threatening South Korea and America.
At the same time, the US Defense Ministry said that the navies of America, South Korea, and Japan conducted exercises off the coast of Hawaii from August 8 to 14.
The ministry said that its purpose is to increase trilateral cooperation in view of the increasing challenges from North Korea.