(ANSA) - ROME, OCTOBER 05 - South Korea and the United States have launched 4 ground-to-ground missiles in the Sea of Japan (Mared'Oriente) in response to North Korea's provocation.
This was announced by the Seoul armed forces, according to Yonhap reports.
South Korea and the United States today launched four surface-to-ground missiles into the East Sea as part of joint exercises, one day after the launch of North Korea's Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM), North Korea's military said. Seoul.
The South Korean and US militaries launched two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles each, which accurately hit fictional targets and demonstrated the allies' ability to deter further provocation, the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said.
Yesterday the North carried out the first ballistic test in Ottomans, launching an IRBM missile for about 4,600 kilometers that had flown over Japan.
In response, the Allies held air drills earlier in the day and a South Korean F-15K fighter fired two JDAM shells at a shooting range on an island in the Yellow Sea.