20:10 GMT31 July 2021
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    South Korean President Moon Jae-in has ordered to conduct an emergency meeting of country’s security council on Tuesday following Pyongyang’s ballistic missile launch from the North Pyongan province of North Korea, local media reported.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — North Korea launched a ballistic missile earlier in the day at 09:39 [00:39 GMT], which has fallen into the Sea of Japan.

    The meeting will take place on Tuesday at 11:30 local time [02:30 GMT on Tuesday], the South Korean security council will check the country's readiness in case of the new provocations from North Korea, the Yonhap news agency reported.

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