– South Korea has criticized a test of a new rocket engine, the DPRK, reported on Tuesday the South Korean media, citing a statement by the South Korean Ministry of unification.
“It is regrettable that the North continues to develop its nuclear and missile capabilities, closing her eyes to the people suffering from the effects of the recent heavy rains,” – said the official representative of the Ministry.
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Media are reminded that North Korea is currently struggling with the effects of the worst since 1945 flood. According to recent reports, North Korea as a result of natural disasters killed more than 130 people, more than 400 people reported missing.
Informed through channels of the Central Telegraph Agency of Korea (KCNA) has been extended the message on carrying out in DPRK successfully ground tests new rocket engine.
According to the KCNA, DPRK leader Kim Jong-UN visited the space center in Soha in the West country, where he led the test a powerful rocket engine of a new type, capable to put satellites into geostationary orbit.
It is noted that this booster can be exploited to launch different types of satellites, including those used for Earth observation.
Many observers believe that this technology is being developed by Pyongyang in the framework of the creation of Intercontinental ballistic missiles.