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North Korea fires ballistic missile as US marks Independence Day

Trump fires off tweet, urges China to act to 'end this nonsense once and for all'

Television footage in Seoul showing a picture of Pyongyang's test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile on Tuesday. The launch is set to dominate discussions at G-20 meetings in Germany this week.


NORTH Korea on Tuesday claimed it had successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), a potential milestone in its campaign to develop a nuclear-tipped weapon capable of hitting the mainland United States.

In a special announcement on state television,...