North Korea has carried out a short-range missile test on its east coast, South Korea's Yonhap...

|By:, SA News Editor

North Korea has carried out a short-range missile test on its east coast, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reports. U.S. stock futures and EU shares are still higher, but the death of Kim Jong Il sent Asian shares into a spin, with Seoul finishing -3.4%. South Korea's military is on high alert.