| 21 June 2024, Friday |

North Korea scrambles jets after US spy aircraft approached its economic zone

North Korea’s military said it had scrambled jets after a US reconnaissance aircraft intruded into its economic zone off its east coast, state news agency KCNA reported on Friday.

The incident, which occurred on Thursday, was a “a dangerous military provocation” and North Korea was considering measures to deter future incursions, an unnamed spokesperson of the General Staff of the Korean People’s Army said in the report.

  • alarabiya