The country-aggressor Russia led the air defense system in the far East in a state of high alert in connection with the attempted launch of North Korea’s next ballistic missile. This was stated by the head of Committee of the Federation Council Viktor Ozerov, said propaganda online RIA Novosti.
“Russia is very closely following what is happening in North Korea. Russian air defense in the far East are in a state of high alert. We control the airspace in the area of responsibility of the air forces of the Russian Federation”, – he said.
Ozerov said that Russia is aware of that “is not a target for missile launches in the DPRK”, but “technology is technology”.
“Our military are doing everything they can, in the event of an extraordinary situation to prevent accidental falling of missiles on the territory of Russia”, – said the member of the Federation Council.
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Earlier today, April 29, it was reported that North Korea had a failed launch of a ballistic missile a few hours after U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson at a meeting of the UN security Council called for greater economic and diplomatic pressure on the regime of dictator Kim Jong-UN.
Sources in Washington claim that the U.S. may impose new sanctions against North Korea for attempting to launch another missile.