Asian stocks dropped on Tuesday after North Korea launched a ballistic missile over Japan.
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares lost 0.6 percent.
Japan’s Nikkei fell 0.9 percent to a four-month trough.
South Korea’s Kospi dropped 1.6 percent.
Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index was down 1 percent.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index tumbled 0.4 percent.