N Korea to test missile capable of hitting west coast of US: Russian media

Saturday 07 October 2017 2 weeks ago 46   North Korea    Print

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Report  Web Desk : PYONGYANG: North Korea is reportedly preparing to test another long-range missile which it believes can reach the west coast of the United States. This was revealed by Russian news agency RIA while quoting a member of the Russian Parliament, Anton Morozov who has just returned from a visit to Pyongyang. Morozov said his delegation was given mathematical calculations about the new long-range missile as the mood in Pyongyang is belligerent. As far as we understand, they intend to launch one more long-range missile in the near future. And in general, their mood is rather belligerent.” Morozov’s comments drove up the price of U.S. Treasury bonds, as investors worried about the prospect of new North Korean missile tests moved into assets the market views as a safe haven in times of uncertainty.(01)