HomeNewsNorth Korea: Where can its missiles reach? – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

North Korea: Where can its missiles reach? – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)



medium bookmark / Raindrop.io | North Korea has a large arsenal of reliable short-range ballistic missiles. Under current leader Kim Jong-un’s reign, North Korea has tested these short-range missiles 50 times. Only one of these tests has failed under the current leader, signalling their operational readiness. The missile in this category with the longest range is the ER Scud. It can hit targets up to 1,000 kilometres away. That puts all of South Korea within range, as well as Osaka, Japan’s second-largest city. Of particular threat to South Korea are