DPRK precedes good talks with SLBM test-firing

(1) Success of test-firing of new-type SLBM
(Photo Rodong Sinmun)

DPRK Academy of Defence Science succeeds in test-firing of new-type SLBM

The Academy of Defence Science of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea succeeded in test-firing the new-type SLBM Pukguksong-3 in the waters off Wonsan Bay of the East Sea of Korea on Wednesday morning.

The new-type ballistic missile was fired in vertical mode.

(2) Success of test-firing of new-type SLBM

The test-firing scientifically and technically confirmed the key tactical and technical indexes of the newly-designed ballistic missile and had no adverse impact on the security of neighboring countries.

(3) Success of test-firing of new-type SLBM

The leading officials of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) and in the field of the national defence scientific research who guided the test-firing on the spot informed the WPK Central Committee of the result of the successful test-firing.

(4) Success of test-firing of new-type SLBM

Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un sent warm congratulations on behalf of the Central Committee of the WPK to the national defence scientific research units involved in the test-firing.

(5) Success of test-firing of new-type SLBM

The successful new-type SLBM test-firing comes to be of great significance as it ushered in a new phase in containing the outside forces' threat to the DPRK and further bolstering its military muscle for self-defence.

(KCNA - October 3, 2019)