Thursday's missile tests were the first since Kim and US President Donald Trump agreed to resume nuclear talks during an impromptu meeting last month in the demilitarised zone between North and South Korea.
Russian president suspends Moscow's obligations under the terms of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty and says the hold would remain in place "until the US ends its violations of the treaty or until it terminates."
Both Iran and Saudi Arabia are advancing domestic arms programs in the region’s Cold War.
Images released by the Colorado-based company DigitalGlobe suggest a rocket launch was conducted at the Imam Khomeini Space Center in Iran's Semnan province between Tuesday and Wednesday.
In his state of the nation speech, the Russian president said a newly developed nuclear-powered cruise missile tested last year has a "practically unlimited" range, high speed and is easily manoeuvred.
The alert comes just days after a false cellphone alert warning of an incoming ballistic missile terrified residents in Hawaii.
Saudi-led coalition blames Iran for supporting Houthi rebels in Yemen, after the kingdom's air defences intercepted a ballistic missile over the southern part of Saudi Arabia on Friday.
Washington's new diplomatic overture comes after Pyongyang said it had successfully tested an advanced intercontinental ballistic missile.
Hawaii State Governor David Ige said the new siren test will ensure the public knows what they should do in case of an imminent attack days after North Korea fired a powerful nuclear-capable intercontinental ballistic missile.
The DPRK fired its highest-ever intercontinental ballistic missile reaching an altitude of 4,475 kilometres (2,781 miles).
The announcement, though planned weeks earlier, came hours after North Korea tested an intercontinental ballistic missile, which flew about 1,000 kilometers before landing in the Sea of Japan.
The US president made the request as his Asia tour moved on to South Korea, a key ally in the struggle with nuclear-armed North Korea.
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