US President Joe Biden

Joe Biden (Joseph Robin Biden) is an American politician.Joe Biden was born on November 20, 1942 in highlighted today to Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida Washington's "unwavering commitment" to the defense of the allied country after North Korea conducted a ballistic missile test this morning a missile that flew over Japan, Reuters reported.

The two leaders have confirmed that they will continue to work closely with each other, as well as with South Korea and the international community, to coordinate a short-term and long-term response to Pyongyang's actions.

White House spokesman John Kirby described the test as destabilizing, Reuters reported.

He told MSNBC that the US president had spoken with allies in the region and that he had reaffirmed US support. 

North Korea has fired a ballistic missile again

"We will continue to have conversations and consultations with our allies and partners about what actions would be best to take going forward," Kirby said.

He recalled that the US and South Korea recently held joint military exercises and reiterated that Washington is willing to negotiate with Pyongyang, but without preconditions.

The US wants an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council tomorrow because of North Korea's actions.

Such a request is about to be made, said unnamed diplomats quoted by DPA.

It is not yet clear whether the meeting will be able to take place tomorrow, as this year the Jewish holiday Yom Kippur is celebrated on that day, the agency noted.

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