short-range ballistic missile
The South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff and the United States Strategic Command report North Korea fires three ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan. The short-range ballistic missiles flew about 500 to 600 kilometers (310 to 375 miles) before crashing in the sea, sufficient to target the southern part of South Korea where the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system is set to be installed.
2016-07-19 (Context: North Korea, North Korea and weapons of mass destruction, short-range ballistic missile)
North Korea celebrates its 70th anniversary with a military parade in Pyongyang with the absence of its international ballistic missiles.
2018-09-9 (Context: North Korea, North Korea and weapons of mass destruction)
Photos taken on July 20 and 22 and published by 38 North appear to show North Korea dismantling a ballistic missile launchpad and engine testing stand at the Sohae Satellite Launching Station.
2018-07-23 (Context: North Korea, North Korea and weapons of mass destruction)
U.S. President Donald Trump's National Security Advisor John R. Bolton states that the United States has a plan to dismantle the nuclear weapons program of North Korea in a year.
2018-07-1 (Context: North Korea, North Korea and weapons of mass destruction)
The United States announces that North Korea will destroy the Sohae Satellite Launching Station missile test site.
2018-06-21 (Context: North Korea, North Korea and weapons of mass destruction)