N.Korea declares success of engine combustion test
NHK -- Mar 20
North Korea says it has successfully tested a powerful new engine developed for ballistic missiles.

The state-run Korean Central News Agency reported the test on Sunday. It says it was conducted at the Sohae Satellite Launching Station in Tongchang-ri in the northwest on Saturday. Leader Kim Jong Un observed.

Rodong Sinmun, the newspaper of the ruling Korean Workers' Party, carried a picture of the test on its front page.

North Korea used the same site for an engine combustion test for intercontinental ballistic missiles last April when the US-South Korean joint military drills were underway, and another test for long-range ballistic missiles last September.

News source: NHK
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