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N.Korea tests railway-borne missile in latest launch amid rising tension with U.S

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By Hyonhee Shin SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea tested a railway-borne missile in its firing drills on Friday, state media KCNA said on Saturday, amid a U.S. push for fresh sanctions against the isolated state following its recent series of weapons tests. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said two short-range ballistic missiles (SRBMs) travelled about 430 km (267 miles) to a maximum altitude of 36 km (22 miles) after being launched eastward on the northwest coast of North Korea. The official KCNA news agency did not specify the missiles’ range, or trajectory, but said a firing drill was held i…

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