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North Korea missile launch

Updated 1:53 AM ET, Mon February 13, 2017
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looks on as the country tests a new intermediate-range ballistic missile. Rodong Sinmun
The missile launching system used to fire the Pukguksong-2. Rodong Sinmun/Rodong Sinmun
The Pukguksong-2 was launched on Sunday, according to North Korean state media. Rodong Sinmun
Kim supervised the launch, according to state media. Rodong Sinmun
Kim was present at the site and personally gave the order for the launch, state media reported. Rodong Sinmun
Kim celebrates with soldiers after the missile test, which North Korean state media claimed was successful. Rodong Sinmun
This was the first missile test by Pyongyang since US President Donald Trump took office. Rodong Sinmun