North Korea test-fired long-range cruise missiles over the weekend

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

North Korean state media, KCNA, with the report

  • test-firings took place on Saturday and Sunday
South Korea media Yonhap cits KCNA:
  • The development of the long-range cruise missile, a strategic weapon of great significance.... has been pushed forward according to the scientific andreliable weapon system development process for the past two years
Its a bit peculiar the first news of NK missiles comes from NK itself. 

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KCNA is Korean Central News Agency

North Korean state media, KCNA, with the report
It wasn't too long ago that news like this would have prompted yen buying (on a risk off basis and flows to liquid currency like yen and USD) but not much response at all now. 


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