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North Korea Fires Multiple Surface-to-Ship Missiles: South Korean Military

North Korea Fires Multiple Surface-to-Ship Missiles: South Korean Military

SEOUL, June 8 (Korea Bizwire) – North Korea launched a salvo of anti-ship cruise missiles from its east coast Thursday, South Korea’s military said, adding they flew some 200 kilometers before dropping in the East Sea.  “North Korea fired several unidentified projectiles, assumed to be short-range surface-to-ship cruise missiles, this morning in the direction of [...]

North Korea Claims Successful Test of Precision-Guided Ballistic Missile

North Korea Claims Successful Test of Precision-Guided Ballistic Missile

SEOUL, May 30 (Korea Bizwire) – North Korea announced Tuesday it succeeded in the latest launch of a ballistic missile, which it said features a new high-precision guidance system and a quick launch process.  The North’s leader Kim Jong-un observed the test-firing of a “precision-guided ballistic rocket capable of making ultra-precision strike,” the Korean Central [...]

N.K. Commander Responsible for Failed Missile Tests Removed from Party Military Committee

N.K. Commander Responsible for Failed Missile Tests Removed from Party Military Committee

SEOUL, May 11 (Korea Bizwire) – The North Korean military commander responsible for the country’s recent botched missile launches was removed from the ruling party’s central military commission, the results of the party congress showed Tuesday. The name of Gen. Kim Rak-gyom, the chief commander of the North Korean military’s strategic forces in charge of missile [...]