22 Feb '12, 10am

North Korea develops new long-range artillery

SEOUL (AFP) - North Korea has developed new multiple rocket-launchers with an effective range of 170km, based on Chinese and Russian technology, a report said on Wednesday. The new weapons are capable of firing three-metre rockets guided by a Russian GPS device, Seoul's JoongAng Ilbo newspaper reported. It quoted an unidentified high-ranking official as saying the North has also introduced Chinese technology to upgrade its mainstream multiple rocket-launchers with a maximum range of 90km. The South's defence ministry declined to confirm the report.

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