North Korea Publishes Images of Launch, Confirms Hwasong-18

Moments ago, North Korean state-owned media released these images purporting to show Supreme Leader Kim Kong Un personally supervising yesterday’s launch of a Hwasong-18 ICBM.

The corresponding announcement also claimed that Kim Jong Un called for “offensive actions” against the United States until it “abandons hostile policies.”

They also claimed that the Hwasong-18 flew to an apogee of 6648km and a distance of 1000km.