North Korea Nuclear Update: Grim Reality Behind Threats to the U.S.

Mike O'Brien

After days of unprecedented aggressive language hurled at the U.S., satellite images emerged Sunday, January 27, that appear to show how North Korea is gearing up for another nuclear test. The pictures, taken by a U.S. research institute, show the Punggye-ri site in the north east of the country where nuclear tests were carried out in 2006 and 2009. They reveal that roads have been cleared of snow and that preparations are underway to seal a tunnel into a mountainside where a nuclear dev...
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