North Korea fires ‘unidentified projectile’ which passes over Japan
And from RT
Asian shares were mostly lower Tuesday, as the region was rattled by a ballistic missile launch in which the projectile flew over Japan and fell into the Pacific Ocean.
KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 fell 0.6 percent to 19,331.50, while Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 dipped nearly 1.0 percent to 5,653.60 in early trading. South Korea’s Kospi lost 1.4 percent to 2,337.88. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng shed 0.2 percent to 27,802.15, while the Shanghai Composite inched up nearly 0.2 percent to 3,367.99.