Seoul, Mar 28 (EFE).- The North Korean regime has as soon as once more examined its underwater drone with the capability to generate nuclear tsunamis, state media reported Tuesday amid repeated weapons assessments by Pyongyang and large-scale navy drills that Seoul and Washington are finishing up within the south of the peninsula.
The check of this torpedo was carried out from Mar. 25 to 27 based on KCNA, which additionally reported that North Korean chief Kim Jong-un inspected varied fashions of atomic warheads on Tuesday on the Nuclear Weapons Institute in Pyongyang.
The announcement comes after the North Korea knowledgeable final Friday of the existence of this new underwater weapon, an obvious response to the spring workouts that the allies are finishing up within the South.
“All tactical and technical specs and underwater navigational and technical indices had been accurately estimated and the reliability and security of the weapon system had been verified,” KCNA mentioned.
The drone, which KCNA refers to as “Haeil-1” (Tsunami-1 in Korean), was launched from the east coast and the check warhead detonated within the goal space after touring 600 kilometers for 41 hours and 27 minutes.
On Monday, Seoul mentioned that it doubts the capabilities of the drone, which has similarities to the Russian Poseidon system, and mentioned that it considers it’s in a really early growth section.
In the meantime, KCNA additionally reported Tuesday that Kim has “acquainted” himself with the “means for making use of nuclear weapons, technological specs and options of structural operation of latest tactical nuclear weapons based on the aim of the operation and targets, interchangeability with totally different weapons methods” throughout a gathering with Nuclear Weapons Institute officers and others.
Kim was additionally knowledgeable of progress in computerizing the mixed nuclear weapons administration system “Haekbangsoe” (Korean for Nuclear Set off), “whose scientific accuracy, reliability and safety have been strictly verified within the latest mixed tactical drill simulating a nuclear counterattack,” KCNA detailed, referring to an train that the regime carried out 10 days in the past.
KCNA additionally launched pictures of Kim inspecting varied tactical nuclear warheads supposedly designed to be fitted to Hwasal-1 and Hwasal-2 strategic cruise missiles and KN-23 short-range ballistic missiles.
On this sense, the North Korean information company additionally reported that the 2 missiles that the regime fired on Monday had been “loaded with warheads for trial simulating nuclear warheads” and that they detonated about 500 meters above the simulated goal on an islet close to the town of Kim Chaek on the northeast coast, as printed pictures present. EFE