Markets across the world have fallen due to North Korea’s missile launch.
As per South Korea’s Yonhap news agency, top South Korean and U.S. military officials have agreed to make a strong response to North Korea’s latest ballistic missile launch.
During a phone call, the Joint Chiefs of Staff og both countries have agreed “to take response measures at the earliest possible time that can demonstrate the alliance’s strong will including military measures,” reported Yonhap citing the South Korean military.
The Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in Seoul could not be reached immediately for confirmation.
As per an official from South Korea’s defense ministry, there will be no change of plans in the joint military drills being conducted by the South Korean and U.S. military.