North Korea won't disarm, says Russian delegation to Pyongyang: RIA

People watch a TV broadcasting a news report on North Korea firing what appeared to be an intercontinental ballistic missile that landed close to Japan in Seoul South Korea

North Korea's Hwasong intercontinental ballistic missile is lauched at an undisclosed location.

The North's Hwasong-15 is considerably larger than the regime's previous ICBM, the Hwasong-14, and is created to deliver larger warheads, South Korea's Defense Ministry said in a report to lawmakers.

Officials also said the meeting was not focused on any particular topic, including North Korea.

"The task we face is to completely prevent North Korea from further advancing its nuclear and missile technologies, and eventually to have them dismantled", Moon added.

"The dictator of North Korea made a decision yesterday that brings us closer to war, not farther from it", she said.

The South Korean Defense Ministry has stated that the intercontinental ballistic missile recently tested by Pyongyang could potentially reach the territory of the United States.

Tal Inbar, the head of the space research center at the Fisher Institute for Air and Space Strategic Studies, observed on Twitter that the reentry vehicle, or the tip of the missile that must return down to earth, was "HUGE".

He said this is probably much lighter than any real nuclear payload the North can produce.

In comparison with the other ICBM launches from North Korea, the response from President Donald Trump to the most recent one has been muted, and perhaps for good reason.

Many experts have said the idea is the only possible option available, as Seoul and Washington have always been maintaining what they called "the strongest" sanctions and pressure against North Korea under bilateral and worldwide efforts.

Analysts at Image Sat International unveiled the new construction just two days after the rogue nation launched its most powerful missile yet. It showed a capacity to improve upon its existing designs and to design new missiles independently.

"We know they were building to this. Our options to stop them are still very bad", Robert Kelly, an associate professor of political science at Pusan National University in South Korea, told the Los Angeles Times.

China also suggested the North should stop the tests in return for a halt to U.S. military exercises - a proposal Washington has rejected in the past.

The South Korean ministry said the new missile is bigger, more advanced, and has a domestically-made mobile launcher that, given that it can be moved, makes it harder to destroy pre-emptively.

The US government is expected to analyze the possible flight routes of the Hwasong-15 from various angles, build an operational concept to intercept it from the ground, and simulate it during the joint military drills with South Korea.

Related News:

  • Black Friday Online Shopping Sales Hit Highest Mark Ever

    Black Friday Online Shopping Sales Hit Highest Mark Ever

    According to Adobe, as reported by Reuters, TVs, laptops, toys and the PlayStation 4 were the top sellers during the usa sales. There was little sign of the wild shopper frenzy customary of Black Fridays from last years .
    Jeff Bezos Of Amazon Now Worth $100 Billion - Thanks To Black Friday

    Jeff Bezos Of Amazon Now Worth $100 Billion - Thanks To Black Friday

    After the close of trading in NY on Friday, the billionaire's total net worth fell back down to $97.9 billion. By comparison, Bill Gates' current estimated net worth stands at a paltry $86.8 billion (£65.1bn).
    Courtois: Contract talks with Chelsea haven't developed

    Courtois: Contract talks with Chelsea haven't developed

    Courtois has made 125 appearances for the Blues in all competitions since linking up with the first team in 2014. Thibaut Courtois will delay further talks over a new Chelsea contract until the end of the season.
  • Pope Francis and Aung San Suu Kyi avoid Rohingya crisis discussion

    Her late husband, Mr Michael Aris, was a lecturer there, and the couple lived and raised their two sons in the city. Refugees say the Myanmar's military has murdered children, raped women and razed villages.
    Stolen John Lennon items recovered in Berlin

    Stolen John Lennon items recovered in Berlin

    Another suspect is reportedly Turkey and is "not available" for law enforcement actions, the AP noted. The second suspect is one of Ono's former chauffeurs who has a past conviction related to the theft.
    Nebraska OK's Keystone XL Pipeline, but more obstacles in the horizon

    Nebraska OK's Keystone XL Pipeline, but more obstacles in the horizon

    TransCanada wants to build the almost 1,200-mile Keystone XL pipeline from Canada through several states, including South Dakota. Ongoing legal challenges to the project, and the change of route in Nebraska could add further complications.
  • Netflix gives two-season order to Sabrina adaptation

    Netflix gives two-season order to Sabrina adaptation

    News of a Sabrina reboot first surfaced back in September, and the details were spellbinding, to say the least. Filming on the first batch of episodes is slated to begin in February.
    CNN reportedly boycotts White House's Christmas party

    CNN reportedly boycotts White House's Christmas party

    When White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders got wind of CNN's decision, she could hardly contain her excitement. On Monday the department sued AT&T to block the merger with the justification that it will hurt competition and consumers.
    China 'to protect its businesses' after fresh United States  trade probe

    China 'to protect its businesses' after fresh United States trade probe

    Late last month, the US slapped preliminary anti-dumping tariffs on foil from China - also on anti-dumping grounds. This summer, the Trump administration also said it would investigate intellectual property theft by China.
  • Manchester City defeat Huddersfield, set record

    Manchester City defeat Huddersfield, set record

    The victory also sets a new club record for City who have now won in 11 consecutive away matches in all competitions. Former Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini had 35 points at the same stage in the 2011/12 season.
    Flynn reportedly cut ties with Trump, indicating potential cooperation with Mueller

    Flynn reportedly cut ties with Trump, indicating potential cooperation with Mueller

    It is not unusual for legal teams working for the defence to share information during large criminal investigations. Flynn nor other former aides has incriminating information to provide about Mr.
    Shots fired reported at Oxford Circus tube station in London

    Shots fired reported at Oxford Circus tube station in London

    Reuters have reported that London's Oxford Circus underground station is being evacuated and that armed police are on the scene. But around 90 minutes after responding, police said there was no evidence of any shots, casualties or suspects.

Most liked

Record-setting Atlantic Hurricane Season Ends
Even though November 30 marks the end of hurricane season that doesn't mean that there will be no more storms until next season. Slightly below-median ACE of 85 was predicted on April 6, increasing to 100 on June 1 and 135 on July 5 and August 4 .

Inc. Cuts Stake in CVS Health Corp (CVS)
Prudential Fincl Incorporated owns 2.95 million shares. (DNR) worth $54.37 million at the end of the most recent reporting period. Baird maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, September 25 report. (CVS) stake by 5.58% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing.

Netflix has officially renewed 'Stranger Things' for a third season
The good news is that a Season 3 is coming, but, of course, we're going to have to wait a little while for it. Netflix confirmed on Friday 1 December that there would indeed be a new season for fans of the drama.

Bullied 10-year-old girl hangs herself
Ashawnty's parents added to KDVR that she endured more bullying after the video surfaced - and that was more than she could bear. The New York Daily News reports that Ashawnty Davis died on Wednesday after she was hospitalized on life support for two weeks.

Kelly Clarkson Grooves With James Corden During 'Carpool Karaoke'
As Clarkson laughed at her adorably awkward husband, Corden dryly quipped, "Tell us more about the report from the farm, Brandon". Blackstock then joined, the "sparkling apple juice or something" was poured, and the date was underway.

Giving Tuesday: How you can make your holiday donation?
BBB also says to watch out for name similarity of charities to avoid mistaken identity and giving to the wrong fund. Also beware if the charity won't provide proof that your donation is tax deductible.

We Finally Know When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Getting Married
Although Meghan has been married before the Church of England permits divorcees to remarry with a religious ceremony. The American actress, 36, and Harry, 33, will tie the knot at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle in May.

First woman with Down syndrome competes in Miss Minnesota USA pageant
Holmgren is a student in the Bethel University Inclusive Learning and Development (BUILD) program. She told , "I said, 'I want to do this.

Deja vu as late Arsenal penalty sinks Burnley
That Arsenal's likeliest candidate was centre-half Shkodran Mustafi says plenty about the way they did business. This time some Gudmundsson trickery bought a yard and he crossed towards the lurking Ashley Barnes.

Weight Loss: How cinnamon (Dalchini) can help you lose weight
Australian researchers found cinnamon will help lower the stomach temperature - which aids digestion - up to two degrees. Cinnamon has a long history of use in traditional medicine and is a peculiar ingredient of person's diet.

Sisi calls emergency meeting after more than 80 killed at Sinai mosque
Will be calling the President of Egypt in a short while to discuss the tragic terrorist attack, with so much loss of life. Officials said militants in four off-road vehicles bombed the mosque and then sprayed worshipers with gunfire.

Tencent Will Publish PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds in China, with Some Slight Alterations
Chinese tech giant Tencent promised to add "socialist core values" to the game in order to bypass the country's strict censors.

Jack Maynard Has Apologised To Fans After 'I'm A Celeb' Exit
The woman, who is now 20 years old, told the paper: "I think it was just a rookie error for him, he was very immature then". Growing up online is hard. "All I can do is beg and encourage that you guys don't make the same mistake as well".

Police enter Australia's Manus Island detention centre
Refugees have little or no protection from these attacks except to live inside detention centres. Refugee advocates said 420 men remained.

Murder On The Orient Express Movie Review
The book had been adapted in 1978 into a movie with Peter Ustinov, Bette Davis, Mia Farrow and Maggie Smith in the cast. Christie first published Death on the Nile in 1937, three years after her Murder on the Orient Express was published.