Post Profile






'This is no longer something that can be easily dismissed:' Satellite imagery shows North Korea may be preparing for a nuclear test

FORT BLISS, Texas — On Sunday, the only nation to have the dubious distinction of testing nuclear weapons this century celebrated a controversial anniversary. On October 9, 2006, North Korea became the eighth nation to join the world's nuclear weapons club with its testing of a nuclear device in the North Hamgyong Province. The underground detonation was largely viewed as a failure due to its low yield of about one kiloton of energy followed by a registered 3.
read more

share
See more about: North Korea

Related Posts


Satellite images show activity at North Korea nuclear test site: report

News : Reuters: World News

SEOUL (Reuters) - An increase in activity at North Korea's nuclear test site could signal preparations for a new test or a collection of data from its last one, a U.S.-based monitoring group said on Friday, citing satellite images.

Images show high level of activity at North Korea nuclear site: monitor

News : Reuters: World News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Satellite images from last week show a high level of activity at North Korea's nuclear test site but it is unclear whether this was for maintenance or preparation for a fifth nuclear test, a U.S.-based North K...

Signs North Korea preparing bomb material amid nuclear test threats

News : The Raw Story

New satellite imagery suggests North Korea may be firing up a facility for processing weapons-grade plutonium, as Pyongyang threatened Thursday a fresh nuclear test in response to UN condemnation of its rights record. The images sho...

Images show possible preparations for North Korea nuclear test: think tank

News : Reuters: World News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. think tank said on Friday that commercial satellite images it had obtained of North Korea's nuclear test site taken on May 5 showed that the country may be preparing to carry out a nuclear test in the n...

New photo shows work at North Korea nuclear test site

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot

New satellite imagery appears to show a train of mining carts and other preparations under way at North Korea's nuclear test site but no indication of when a detonation might take place.

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC