WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department is monitoring reports of a North Korean missile launch after Japan and South Korea said the reclusive country had fired two projectiles on Thursday.
“We are aware of reports of a North Korean missile launch,” a State Department spokesman said on Thursday. “We are continuing to monitor the situation and consulting closely with our allies in Japan and South Korea.”
Reporting by David Brunnstrom; Writing by Lisa Lambert: Editing by David Clarke
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