Pyongyang Missile Tests Demonstrated NATO That All States Could Be At Risk
The DPRK’s missile launch was on the last week, it demonstrated to NATO that all states are in the zone of attack. This statement was made by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.
«The launch of the intercontinental ballistic missile has shown that all our states can face this threat», – the NATO secretary-general said. «The world should exert maximum pressure on the DPRK in order to reach peace talks».
On the morning of November, 29 the DPRK launched the first rocket since September, 15. According to the North Korean news agency CTC, a new type of Hwaseon-15 rocket flew to a height of 4475 km in 53 minutes of flight and covered a distance of 950 km.
The Air Force of the Republic of Korea and the United States on December, 4 launched joint exercises Vigilant Ace 18 on the Korean peninsula. In response, the North Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a message sharply condemning the maneuvers of Seoul and Washington. The foreign policy agency stressed that the US-initiated campaign to demonize the country is a prerequisite for war, while the DPRK pursues «a legitimate and just goal, strengthening its nuclear deterrent».