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Pentagon 'strongly' condemns N Korea missile launch attempt

AFP
Published May 31, 2016, 8:00 pm IST
Updated May 31, 2016, 8:00 pm IST
North Korea's pursuit of ballistic missile and nuclear weapons capabilities pose a significant threat to the United States, said Pentagon.
North Korea's apparently failed attempt to launch a missile on Tuesday.  (Photo: AFP)
 North Korea's apparently failed attempt to launch a missile on Tuesday. (Photo: AFP)

Washington: US military officials on Tuesday "strongly" condemned North Korea's apparently failed attempt to launch a missile on Tuesday in violation of international law.

"These actions, and North Korea's continued pursuit of ballistic missile and nuclear weapons capabilities, pose a significant threat to the United States, our allies, and to the stability of the greater Asia-Pacific," said the statement from the US Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM).

 

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