South Korea: North Korea fires 8 short-range ballistic missiles

A woman watches a TV broadcasting a news report on North Korea’s launch of three missiles including one thought to be an intercontinental ballistic missile in Seoul on May 25.

SEOUL — North Korea fired eight short-range ballistic missiles toward the Sea of Japan on Sunday from the Sunan area of Pyongyang, among other areas, South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said. The missiles were fired between 9:08 a.m. to 9:43 a.m., it said.