(updated 04:05 16.04.2017)
Earlier in the day, South Korean military reported a seemingly failed missile launch by North Korea, with US Pacific Command confirming the information and adding that the missile “blew up almost immediately.”
“The president and his military team are aware of North Korea’s most recent unsuccessful missile launch,” Mattis said in a statement.
The statement reportedly added that the president had no further comment at the moment.
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