South Korean media said North Korea to establish a new medium-range ballistic missile division (Figure)
Data Figure: Western North Korean labor to draw A-to-ground missile shape diagram
Global Network reporter Song Wei Gang reported Yonhap reported on March 9, the South Korean government, a source revealed that the Korean army following the layout in a range of 3,000 km of medium-range ballistic missiles, recently set up a new medium-range ballistic missile division.
The source said North Korea’s recent missile guidance in the People’s Army General Staff created a new medium-range ballistic missiles, the Bureau’s news division has been South Korea’s confirmation. The division will be in charge of the Korean range of 3,000 km medium-range ballistic missiles and daily management of operational layout. Reported that the DPRK has set up a separate medium-range ballistic missile force will continue to reflect the future of the Korean production of new medium-range ballistic missiles of strategic intent.
It is reported that North Korea started to develop in 1990 a range of 3,000 km of medium-range ballistic missiles, and in 2007 the army began to assemble. These missiles can not only cover the entire Korean peninsula and the U.S. military bases in Japan, also ready to support the Korean war the U.S. Seventh Fleet in the Pacific have a deterrent effect.