Railway-based missile test carried out

The North Korean administration, which drew the reaction of the international community by carrying out the third missile test of 2022 yesterday, confirmed that it had launched two tactical guided missiles. The latest test is part of an exercise to test the country’s rail-based missile capabilities, the state-controlled Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported. No information was shared about whether the exercise, which was stated to be personally followed by military officials and the leading staff of the Defense Sciences Academy, was supervised by leader Kim Jong-un. It was noted that within the scope of the exercise, which aims to monitor the combat readiness of the combatants in the railway missile regiment and to increase their firing power, firing orders were given to the relevant military unit without prior notice. It was reported that targets in the Sea of ​​Japan were successfully hit.


Pyongyang administration has carried out 3 missile tests since the beginning of this month, and it was publicized that hypersonic missiles, which were shown as the future defense technology, were launched on January 5 and 11. In the statements made by the military authorities of Japan and South Korea yesterday, it was announced that Pyongyang carried out a new weapon test, which is thought to be a ballistic missile. North Korea carried out its last rail-based missile test last September 15, and it was announced that the missiles, whose aim was to hit targets 800 kilometers away, were launched from a ramp system installed on the train.

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