Washington DC (USA) November 29 (ANI): The Pentagon on Wednesday said that the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) fired by North Korea did not pose a threat to the United States, its territories or allies.
"We are in the process of assessing the situation and will provide additional details when available," Pentagon spokesperson Colonel Robert Manning told media.
South Korea Military's Joint Chiefs of Staff told the local media about the missile firing early on Wednesday. The missile "flew eastward from the vicinity of Pyongyang" toward the Sea of Japan, South Korean military officials said.
"South Korean unification minister Cho Myoung-gyon told foreign correspondents in Seoul on Tuesday that North Korea is on the verge of achieving full nuclear capability with an intercontinental ballistic missile that could carry a nuclear warhead," Fox news quoted the local media. (ANI)