North Korea Ignore US Sanctions, Fires Biggest Missiles

North Korea Tuesday fired an intercontinental ballistic missile, ICBM, according to US military sources.

The Missile South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff, say fell between South Korea and Japan.

President Donald Trump, reacting to the launch said "we will take care of it" when questioned about the missile launch.

The Japanese government on its part opined that the ICBM, the biggest yet travelled in the air for about 50 minutes. It is reported to have travelled about 1,000km (650 miles) on a "lofted trajectory" before coming down in the Sea of Japan.

Following this development, the UN Security Council, on the request of US and Japan will meet at 3pm (8pm GMT) on Wednesday.