NEW YORK (Xinhua) -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has also test-fired a hypersonic missile, the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported early Wednesday local time.
North Koria also tested a similar hypersonic missile on Tuesday.
The test-fire was conducted by the Academy of Defence Science on Tuesday, the report said. "The test-fire was aimed at the final verification of overall technical specifications of the developed hypersonic weapon system," it added. Kim Jong Un, top leader of the DPRK, watched the test-fire.