North Korea test-fires three short-range missiles

May 31st, 2008 - 2:50 pm ICT by admin  

Seoul, May 31 (DPA) North Korea Saturday test fired three short-range missiles, South Korean news agency Yonhap reported. Two of the firings were apparently not successful. The missiles, with a reach of 45 km, were aimed toward North Korea and were not interpreted as a provocation against South Korea.

South Korean officials said it apparently involved a routine test of rockets from the outmoded North Korean arsenal.

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