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31 Oct 2019 | 07:44 PM UTC

North Korea: Unidentified projectiles launched into East Sea October 31 /update 30

North Korea News Alert

South Korean military reports two unidentified projectiles fired from South Pyongan province into the East Sea on October 31

TIMEFRAME expected from 10/31/2019, 12:00 AM until 11/2/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Pyongyang). COUNTRY/REGION North Korea

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Event

The South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) reported that two unidentified projectiles were fired into the East Sea from North Korea at approximately 16:35 (local time) on Thursday, October 31. According to initial reports, the projectiles were launched from South Pyongan province. The launch is North Korea's first in nearly a month and comes amid stalled denuclearization talks between the United States and North Korea.

Similar North Korean launches are possible over the coming days.

Context

North Korea has conducted at least 12 missile tests since May, most recently testing a new submarine-launched ballistic missile on October 2.

Advice

Individuals in the region are advised to monitor developments and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities and their home governments.

 

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