N Korean missile plunges in Japan’s EEZ – Japanese defense minister

N Korean missile plunges in Japan’s EEZ – Japanese defense minister

TOKYO — The ballistic missile launched early on Wednesday by North Korea, believed to be a medium-range “Nodon” missile, plunged in Japan’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ), Japanese Defense Minister Gen Nakatani said.

Following the missile launch, Japan’s government submitted a protest to North Korea through its diplomatic ties in Beijing.

As was reported earlier, North Korea launched a ballistic missile from Hwanghae-namdo Province towards the Sea of Japan, South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said. PNA/TASS/northboundasia.com