North Korea launches ICBM with range to hit anywhere in US, Japan says

North Korea fired an intercontinental ballistic missile that landed near Japanese waters Friday in its second major weapons test this month, South Korea and Japan said. The missile had the potential to reach all of the US mainland, according to Japan’s defense minister. The United States quickly condemned the launch and vowed to take “all … Read more

Three men convicted over downing of MH17 in eastern Ukraine in early days of Russia’s war

More than eight years after a missile slammed into Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 people on board, three men have been found guilty of murder and intentionally causing the downing of the plane by an international court in the Hague, Netherlands. One other man was acquitted of all charges. The … Read more

North Korea launches ICBM with range to hit anywhere in US, Japan says

North Korea fired an intercontinental ballistic missile that landed near Japanese waters Friday in its second major weapons test this month, South Korea and Japan said. The missile had the potential to reach all of the US mainland, according to Japan’s defense minister. The United States quickly condemned the launch and vowed to take “all … Read more

North Korea claims test of two cruise missiles already deployed to carry “tactical nukes”

An image released by North Korea’s state-run Korea Central News Agency (KCNA) on October 13, 2022 shows what the network said was leader Kim Jong Un observing the test firing of long-range cruise missiles on the previous day. Reuters/KCNA Kim Jong Un supervised the launch of two long-range cruise missiles, state media said Thursday, adding … Read more