North Korea Launched More Missile Tests This Year Than Any Other

The launches display a range of weapons as North Korea warns threats of potential nuclear test.

In 2020, North Korea launched four missile tests. In 2021, the country conducted eight missile launches. This year, the nation fired more missiles than any other year on record.

Throughout 2022, North Korea reportedly fired over 90 cruise and ballistic missiles. The nation launched 23 missiles in one day alone.

The launches display a range of weapons as North Korea warns threats of potential nuclear test.

The actions show that Kim Jung Un may be serious about using nuclear capabilities in conflicts if deemed necessary.

The escalated testing’s in North Korea cause nearby countries to react, including threats from the U.S. claiming to use “full range of capabilities including nuclear” to defend allies, South Korea, and Japan.