North Korea missile launch: a chorus of protest
Published time: 5 Jul, 2006 06:14 Edited time: 5 Jul, 2006 10:14
Widespread international condemnation followed a missile launch by North Korea. The exact number of firings remains unclear.
The U.S and
reported six in the air, while a South Korean news agency said ten missiles, some of them long-range, had been tested. One is assessed capable of reaching the Japan . United States is expected to ask for an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council in protest. Japan Russia’s foreign ministry said the tests would heighten concern over 's nuclear programme. North Korea