The US plan to test anti-missile complex THAAD in connection with missile launches, the DPRK

The United States plan in the coming days to test missile, The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile launch of the DPRK, Reuters reports, citing American officials.

It is noted that the testing was planned months ago. This will be the first test of THAAD, which simulate the launch of Intercontinental ballistic missiles of average range.

The Agency of the US missile defense Agency said that the test is going to spend «in early July» at the Baikonur «space complex, the Pacific – Alaska.»

July 4 North Korea launched Intercontinental ballistic missiles from its Eastern coast towards the sea of Japan. A shell fell in the exclusive economic zone of Japan.

North Korean television told about a «successful» missile test «And 14».

In the United States noted that the DPRK launched a ballistic missile capable of reaching Alaska, and initiated a closed meeting of the UN Security Council.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN called the recent missile launch «a gift to Americans for independence Day». Prior to that, he has repeatedly stated that the country will increase its nuclear strike capability to attack American targets.

In response, American and South Korean military conducted missile firing in the waters of the territorial waters of South Korea. Later they worked strikes on key targets in North Korea.

July 5, U.S. permanent representative to the UN, Nikki Haley said that the United States is working on a draft resolution calling for tougher sanctions against the DPRK. She also noted that the U.S. was willing to use military force against North Koreii, «if required».




The US plan to test anti-missile complex THAAD in connection with missile launches, the DPRK 08.07.2017

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