Flash – N. Korea readies missile launch ahead of US-S. Korea drill: report – France 24

North Korea is believed to be preparing to launch a ballistic missile ahead of an upcoming joint naval drill by the US and South Korea, a news report said Saturday, citing a government source. The US navy said Friday that a US aircraft carrier will lead the drill in the coming week, a fresh show of force against North Korea as tensions soar over the hermit state’s weapons programme.

Source: Flash – N. Korea readies missile launch ahead of US-S. Korea drill: report – France 24