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New Analysis and Interactives Uncover the Story of North Korea’s Missile Test

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On May 14th, North Korea tested its longest-range
missile to date: the Hwasong-12. This missile, which was only seen publicly for
the first time one month earlier, flew 787 kilometers with the potential to go
much further. Using open-source techniques, experts from the James Martin
Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) have uncovered details about the
missile that demonstrate how it was used by North Korea as a precursor to its intercontinental
ballistic missile (ICBM) test in July.  The new analysis, by CNS East Asia
Nonproliferation Director Jeffrey Lewis includes several interactives depicting
their discoveries.  

Read the analysis and view the interactives here.

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