March 22, 2017 / 3:37 AM / 4 months ago

South Korea military says North Korea missile launch did not go off normally

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looks at a rocket warhead tip after a simulated test of atmospheric re-entry of a ballistic missile, at an unidentified location in this undated file photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on March 15, 2016. KCNA/via Reuters/Files

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea believes a North Korean missile launch on Wednesday did not go off normally, the South Korean defence ministry said, adding it was conducting analysis for further details.

Japan's Kyodo news agency reported North Korea may have launched several missiles from an area on its east coast, citing a Japanese government source.

The launch may have failed, Japan's Kyodo news agency said.

Reporting by Jack Kim and Ju-min Park; Editing by Robert Birsel

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