PYONGYANG: US officials claimed that North Korea test fired two mid range ballistic missiles with a range of 800 km from the eastern coast.
US defence officials claimed that the Pyongyang launched Rodong missiles with a maximum capability of 1300 km which could hit South Korea .
The missiles were launched from road mobile vehicles which fall into the water.
South Korea claimed that Pyongyang is speeding up its nuclear programme.
North Korea’s move came a day after of US President imposed toughest sanctions against North Korea which were opposed by China.
The situation got worse after North’s nuclear test on Feb. 6 and satellite launch with a long range ballistic missile technology on Feb.7.