North Korea’s Kim leads ‘nuclear counterattack’ simulation drill

NORTH Korean leader Kim Jong-un led two days of military drills “simulating a nuclear counterattack”, including the launch of a ballistic missile, state media reported today.

Kim expressed satisfaction over the weekend drills, which were held to “let relevant units get familiar with the procedures and processes for implementing their tactical nuclear attack missions”, said the report by the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA).