Monday, 4 September, the South Korean army carried out a training launch of a ballistic missile Hyunmoo-2, which was announced by the Ministry of defence in this country.
The missile was launched from the East coast.
The Ministry of defense of South Korea noted that the launch of a ballistic missile was carried out in the framework of the General exercises of the missile forces, which are initiated in response to the sixth nuclear test in North Korea, which had exploded a hydrogen warhead.
Missiles Hyunmoo-2 refer to ballistic missiles short and medium range. The first rocket of this class Hyunmoo-2A could hit targets at a distance of 300 km. was Later created missiles Hyunmoo-2B and Hyunmoo-2C a range of up to 800 km. the Latest missiles Hyunmoo-2C was put into service in the army of South Korea in 2017. Apparently, September 4 has been tested one such missile.