TOKYO – North Korea tried and failed to launch an intermediate-range missile Friday, the birthday of the country’s founder, Kim Il Sung, the South Korean military said.
“North Korea appears to have tried a missile launch from [the Sea of Japan] area early morning today, but it is presumed to have failed,” the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
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