Wednesday, July 9, 2003

This can't possibly be good.

North Korea has carried out up to 70 tests as part of its nuclear weapons programme, according to South Korean sources.

The communist regime is alleged to have reprocessed a small number of its spent nuclear fuel rods, which could provide it with weapons-grade plutonium.

Intelligence director Ko Young-koo told parliament that his staff had noticed tests on high-explosive - which can be used to detonate nuclear devices -being conducted near the nuclear site in Yongbyon.

How much longer . . . . . . . .

(Can also be read here. And here. And here. And here. )

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