North Korea Launches Suspected ICBM

United States and South Korea agree to extend Vigilant Storm exercises

  • Multiple missiles were fired into the sea by North Korea on Thursday, including a possible failed intercontinental ballistic missile.
  • On Wednesday, North Korea fired a daily record of 23 missiles, including one that landed off the coast of South Korea for the first time.
  • South Korea and the United States agreed to extend the Vigilant Storm exercises after Thursday’s launch, which Pyongyang said was a “terrible mistake that cannot be reversed.