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Before the elections in South Korea: North Korea announces the success of a spy satellite test

The official Central News Agency said on Sunday that the test took place on Saturday. Seoul had previously reported a suspected ballistic missile test from Pyongyang. The test was conducted a few days before the presidential elections in South Korea.

A spy satellite development test was conducted in cooperation with the North Korean Aerospace Development Agency (NDA) and the Academy of Defense Sciences, according to the English-language statement from the Korean Central News Agency. “During the test, Nada confirmed the reliability of the satellite’s data transmission and reception system, the command control system and the various ground control systems.”