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North Korea fired their second ballistic missile into the Japan Sea few days after US president Joe Biden said US did not find it provocative

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North Korea has fired another ballistic missile into the Japan Sea.

The news was confirmed by the US and Japan secret service agency on Thursday morning, this is coming for the first time since United States president Joe Biden took over the helm of leadership in the country,

Following the recent UN Security Council resolutions, North Korea is banned from testing ballistic missiles that are considered threatening weapons.

Japanese officials said North Korea fired two missiles at 7 a.m. local time on Thursday. After 00. They flew 420 km և 430 km respectively before landing in waters outside the exclusive economic zone of Aponia. No damage was done to ships or planes.

The missile launching is coming two days after North Korea tested their two non-ballistic missiles, according to North Korea.

The U.S. Pacific Command, which commands military forces in the Asia-Pacific region, said the test underscores “the threat posed by North Korea’s illegal weapons program to its neighbours and the international community.”

Joe Biden laughed off at the launch of a short-range missile over the weekend, saying the United States did not consider it a provocation.

North Korea has spent more than a year in isolation, halting trade with China amid the Covid-19 epidemic.

They fired a ballistic missile a year ago amid a strained relationship between then-US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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