Pyongyang fired 10 missiles off the coast of South Korea, and Seoul responded with three

North Korea launched at least Wednesday morning ten missiles One of them landed near the coast of South Korea’s Ulleung Island, triggering an air alert in part of the country, according to the South Korean military.

The missiles launched by Pyongyang have been activated Air Raid Alert System Yonhap gathered all over the South Korean island when someone crossed the sea border of South Korea, which is why thousands of residents were evacuated to basements.

The South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff reported in detail that North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles at Sea of ​​Japan (also known as the Eastern Sea), as well as seven other missiles of various types.

He explained that “one of the missiles (…) headed towards Ulleung Island near Dokdo before falling into the international sea, which prompted the local authorities to issue an air raid alert.”

For its part, the South Korean military responded by firing three precision air-to-ground missiles near the site on the disputed maritime border where the North Korean missile fell hours earlier.

The South Korean military said in a statement that the missiles landed “close to the northern border line, at a distance corresponding to the area where the North Korean missile landed.”

This is the First launch of a ballistic missile North Korea has been in international waters near South Korea since the peninsula was divided, a fact the South Korean armed forces have described as “unbearable.”

Our military will never be able to forgive korean provocation from the North and will respond forcefully in close cooperation with the United States,” the Joint Chiefs of Staff maintained, according to the aforementioned agency.

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Yun calls for ‘quick action’ against Pyongyang

South Korean President Yoon Seok-yeol denounced North Korea’s launch of the three missiles, describing them as ‘A real violation of territory’ The shell that fell near the South Korean coast.

For this reason, the South Korean president has Army ordered to take ‘quick action’ The North has to pay for “provocations,” and also ordered the military to “prepare for additional provocations,” as stated in an emergency meeting of the National Security Council after the launch and gathered Yonhap.

Yoon said North Korea’s missile “provocations” violated the inter-Korean military agreement signed between the two countries on Sept. 19 in order to prevent military clashes on the border.

This is the new version of Pyongyang Escalation of tensions in the regionAfter North Korea in recent weeks launched several ballistic missiles in tests prohibited by UN Security Council resolutions, in response to US-Korean military exercises it considers a test of invasion.

The United States, as well as the International Atomic Energy Agency (International Atomic Energy Agency), have shared evidence of this North Korea is likely to test with nuclear missiles, the first since 2017.

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