A panel of experts on North Korea told US lawmakers Wednesday that Pyongyang will probably conduct a new nuclear test, and relying on China to dissuade the isolated state from doing so is unwise. "It's not unreasonable to expect that in the next few months we will see, based on the historical pattern, a nuclear test," said Dr Michael Green, an analyst at the Washington-based Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) think tank.
In an effort to force the United States into diplomatic talks with Pyongyang, North Korea told its neighbor China that it’s planning to stage one or two additional nuclear tests this year. A Reuters source said that further testing ... Read Post
North Korea conducted its third nuclear test on Tuesday in defiance of existing U.N. resolutions, drawing condemnation from the United States, Japan, Europe and Pyongyang's only major ally, China, which summoned the North Korean amb... Read Post