North Korea claims to have built a spy satellite, tested above South Korean capital

North korea claims to have built a spy satellite, tested above south korean capital

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “North Korea claims to have built a spy satellite, tested above South Korean capital” – below is their description.

North Korea confirmed that it has built a spy satellite undergoing its “final-stage” test, conducted at the Sohae Satellite Launching Ground on December 18, 2022. State media KCNA released two pictures of South Korean cities, including its capital, captured by the satellite during the test. Pyongyang aims to complete the satellite by April 2023.

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