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U.S. fails to intercept test missile target [View all]

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Source: Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. warship failed to intercept a medium-range ballistic missile test target on Saturday, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency said.

"The objective of the test was to demonstrate the capability of a ballistic missile defense-configured Aegis ship to detect, track, engage and intercept a medium-range ballistic missile target" with a salvo of two Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) Dual II missiles, the agency said in a statement.

"However, an intercept was not achieved," it said without giving further details. It did not say where the test was conducted.

Read more: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/us-fails-to-intercept-test-missile-target/ar-AAKvZw2?li=BBnb7Kz

I'm sure Kim Jong Un is pleased.

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