A model of the "Unha-9" missile at a exhibition in Pyongyang

North Korea’s Latest Missile Launch Comes Closer to Japanese Land Than Ever

The ballistic missiles launched by North Korea on Monday landed in the closest proximity to Japanese land, media report.

TOKYO (Sputnik) – On Monday, the US Defense Department confirmed that North Korea carried out multiple launches of medium-range ballistic missiles.

Out of four missiles, three landed 300-350 kilometers (186-217 miles) from Akita Prefecture, located in the northwest of Japan’s main island of Honshu.

Full story: sputniknews.com

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