North Korea announced on Tuesday that it had successfully launched its first intercontinental ballistic missile, the Hwasong-14, at 00:30 GMT. It said the missile traveled 580 miles and reached an altitude of 1,740 miles during its 39-minute flight before "accurately hitting the target waters" in the Sea of Japan.
UN Security Council’s Meeting on N.Korea to Take Place Wednesday – US Mission
23:00 GMT 04.07.2017 (Updated: 10:58 GMT 26.10.2022)
The UN Security Council will have an emergency meeting later on Wednesday at 3 p.m. [19:00 GMT] in order to discuss the latest North Korea’s missile launch, the US mission to the United Nations said Wednesday.
4 July 2017, 22:38 GMT
UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) — According to the US mission, the meeting was called by Washington, Tokyo and Seoul.