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A photo distributed by the North Korean government shows leader Kim Jong Un (centre), purportedly at the launch of the Hwasong-12 intermediate range missile. Photo: Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP

Kim Jong Un says missile test is a Guam prelude

North Korea says it conducted a test of an intermediate-range ballistic missile over Japan to counter US and South Korean military drills, and as a first step in military action in the Pacific to “contain” the US territory of Guam.