seoul - The rocket test conducted by North Korea on Sunday was intended to test whether the rocket could be equipped with a large, heavy core head. The test conducted under the supervision of leader Kim Jong-un was a success in the country.
Press office KCNA reported Monday that the North Korean leader has warned the United States that they should not underestimate North Korea's reach. According to the authorities in Pyongyang, they have already seen the US mainland.
The rocket flew 787 kilometers far and reached an altitude of 2111.5 kilometers. The projectile eventually disappeared from Russia in the Japanese Sea.