North Korea fired a short-range missile, this one landing in Japan’s waters.
Officials believe the launch was a display of force rather than an attempt to perfect new technology. That's because North Korea’s short-range missiles have already proven to be reliable.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told reporters that North Korea’s actions are unacceptable and that the international community will respond.
Abe is scheduled to meet with a Chinese foreign policy adviser today. The two will discuss the region's plan to deal with North Korea’s aggression.More