According to reports, North Korea fired a Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missile (pictured) in April 2017, which failed shortly after the launch and hit the urban city of Tokchon, roughly two hours from Pyongyang, causing considerable property damage.
North Korea has been heavily criticized for testing nuclear weapons and other missiles, which have led the UN to impose sanctions against the isolated nation. Despite escalating tensions in the Korean peninsula and violation of UN Security Council resolutions, the Kim Jong-un regime continues to conduct tests of deadly weapons.
Here’s a timeline of major successful and failed missiles tests conducted by the country.
Afghan security rescue a man from the Shamshad TV compound after an attack in Kabul
KABUL: Gunmen disguised as policemen stormed a television station in Kabul on Tuesday, killing at least two people and wounding several others in the latest deadly attack on Afghan journalists.
The assault, claimed by the Islamic State group, lasted about three