The Minister of foreign Affairs of Japan, held talks with Tillerson on the DPRK issue

© AP Photo / Jacquelyn MartinГосударственный U.S. Secretary of Rex Tillerson and the Minister of foreign Affairs of Japan, Taro Kono. Archival photoThe Minister of foreign Affairs of Japan, held talks with Tillerson on the DPRK issue© AP Photo / Jacquelyn Martin

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Japan, Taro Kono held telephone talks with U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson, said the Agency Kyodo.

Kono after the conversation, confirmed to journalists that the parties have agreed to increase pressure on North Korea.

«It is necessary to strictly implement the already adopted resolution of the UN Security Council sanctions and to cooperate with the United States and South Korea on the question of what else to do,» said the Minister.

Earlier, foreign Minister Taro Kono said that the DPRK was afraid to direct the missile in a southerly direction towards GUAM and sent it to the North-East, with the result that it flew over Hokkaido.

On Tuesday morning, the DPRK fired a missile that flew over Japan’s territory after five minutes, fell to 1180 kilometers from Cape Erimo in Hokkaido. Total flight distance was 2.7 thousand kilometers, the flight lasted 14 minutes, the maximum height was 550 kilometers. Damage to air and marine vessels is not fixed. For the first time since April 2009, when North Korea launched a satellite with a missile «Taepodong-2», flight of the rocket passed over Japan’s territory.

The military says that it released on Tuesday, the rocket likely was ballistic missile «And 12», and also that it has been separated from her three parts. On the territory of Japan triggered the emergency alert system J-Alert. At the same time, the self-defense forces to track the flight, not to shoot down a missile as not representing a danger to Japan.

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Japan, held talks with Tillerson on the DPRK issue© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in fotobanka can fly rockets to the DPRK

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