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DPRK succeeds in launching another ICBM, Kim Jong Un directs the test launch

The second test launch of ICBM Hwasong 14 was successfully conducted late on July 28 under the direct guidance of Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the DPRK State Affairs Commission and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army. The Supreme Leader came out to the site to oversee the test launch. He was accompanied by Ri Pyong Chol, Kim Rak Gyom, Kim Jong Sik, Jang Chang Ha, Jon Il Ho, Yu Jin and Jo Yong Won. He set the country’s missile research sector a militant task of conducting in the earliest possible time another test in simulation of the maximum range of ICBM Hwasong 14 to recheck the reliability of the overall weapon system. During the preparations he kept abreast of them every day, gave detailed instructions and came out to the launch site to ov...

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