G7 foreign ministers on Saturday condemned North Korea’s ballistic missile testing and further development of missile and nuclear capabilities.
“We strongly condemn the ongoing ballistic missile testing by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), including the launch of the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) conducted on March 24, 2022, reaffirming the DPRK’s intention to We deeply regret that, with the most recent launches, the DPRK has also given up its self-declared moratorium on ICBM launches,” foreign ministers said in a joint statement after a meeting in the German city earlier today. Weissenhaus .
North Korea made its final launch of an unknown projectile on Thursday, marking the 16th test of missiles this year.
The previous launch took place on May 7, when Pyongyang did not officially announce the launch of the missile and did not explain what type of projectile it was.
The three-day meeting of foreign ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States will be held in Germany from Saturday to Monday to discuss Russia’s military operation in Ukraine and other global issues.