South Korea reports North Korea fired a Pukguksong-2 intermediate-range ballistic missile that flew 500 km before landing in the Sea of Japan.
A missile launched by North Korea from an area near its capital Pyongyang flies about 500 kilometres, landing in waters off the country's east coast, South Korea's military says.
- Reuters|AP via ABC Australia
- South Korea reports that North Korea has tested two BM25 Musudan intermediate-range ballistic missiles.
- North Korea attempts again to launch a BM25 Musudan intermediate-range ballistic missile capable of striking South Korea or Japan but is unsuccessful.
- South Korea's Yonhap news agency reports that North Korea tried to launch a BM25 Musudan intermediate-range ballistic missile but was unsuccessful.
- North Korea launches a Short-Range Ballistic missile near Wonsan towards the Sea of Japan, according to South Korea. The missile reportedly lands in Japan's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) after traveling 450 km.
- North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency reports the country's leader, Kim Jong-un, has approved deployment of the Pukguksong-2 intermediate-range ballistic missile, and ordered mass production of the system. The United Nations Security Council will hold a closed-door session Tuesday to discuss the test.
- U.S. and South Korean officials confirm that North Korea launched a test missile from the west coast city of Kusong. The projectile travelled to the east for 30 minutes and 435|mi|km reaching an altitude of more than 1245|mi|km before landing in the Sea of Japan, 60|mi|km south of the Russian city of Vladivostok.
- North Korea fires a medium-range ballistic missile about 60 kilometers (37 miles) into its eastern waters, in the direction of Japan according to United States and South Korean officials.
- South Korea claims that North Korea has fired several missiles from the Sohae Satellite Launching Station into the Sea of Japan.
- According to South Korean and United States officials, a missile test in North Korea ends in failure, with the missile exploding seconds after launch.
- South Korea claims that North Korea has fired a ballistic missile from a submarine.