North Korea Fires Missile Off Its East Coast

SEOUL—North Korea fired a suspected ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Wednesday, South Korean and Japanese authorities explained, the very first these examination in the new yr.

The missile was released all-around eight:10 a.m. neighborhood time, just before splashing into the waters between Korea and Japan, South Korea’s military explained. It flew about 310 miles and landed outdoors of Japan’s exceptional financial zone, officers in Tokyo explained. The flight path implies North Korea released a brief-range ballistic missile.