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Tokyo Holds Evacuation Drill, Simulates N. Korea Missile Attack

Hundreds of people in Japan's capital Monday participated in an evacuation drill meant to simulate the scenario of an incoming North Korean ballistic missile.  A voice over a loudspeaker at an amusement park told the participants, "We have information that a missile launch has occurred. Please evacuate calmly inside a building or underground.” Media reports say that people calmly walked to shelters.  Similar drills were held around the country last year, but the...

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