Folks watch a TV exhibiting a file image for a information report on North Korea firing two unidentified projectiles, in Seoul, South Korea, March 2, 2020. REUTERS/Heo Ran TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
March 2, 2020
SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles off the east coast into the ocean on Monday, South Korea’s protection ministry mentioned.
The ministry mentioned the projectiles have been fired from the japanese coastal metropolis of Wonsan, the place North Korea has fired a collection of short-range missiles.
The ministry didn’t present particulars of the projectiles however mentioned it’s awaiting any further launches.
North Korean chief Kim Jong Un oversaw navy drills on Friday, a uncommon public outing amid efforts to forestall an outbreak of the coronavirus within the remoted nation.
(Reporting by Hyonhee Shin; Modifying by Kim Coghill)