From Fox News:
North Korea fired multiple short-range missiles into the Sea of Japan, a U.S. official confirmed to Fox News Friday.
The official confirmed a report by the Yonhap news agency that cited South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff and reported that the projectile was fired from a site in Gangwon province in eastern North Korea.
The report added that the missiles flew about 155 miles to the northeast.
The launch came five days after U.S. and South Korean forces began annual military exercises that the North claims are a rehearsal for war. Tensions on the peninsula generally ratchet up during the maneuvers and a series of larger exercises held each spring.
North Korea had not launched any missiles since the United Nations Security…