North Korea’s latest nuclear test was so powerful it reshaped the mountain above it


SEOUL — New radar satellite images show the Sept. 3 nuclear test by North Korea was powerful enough to sink a roughly 85-acre area on the peak of a mountain above the tunnels where the test likely took place. North Korea carries out its nuclear tests North Korea Threatens to …

In latest test, North Korea detonates its most powerful nuclear device yet

TOKYO — North Korea sharply raised the stakes in its stand-off with the rest of the world Sunday, detonating a powerful nuclear device that it claimed was hydrogen bomb that could be attached to a missile capable of reaching the mainland United States.North Korea says it can make new bomb …

In latest test, North Korea detonates its most powerful nuclear device yet

TOKYO — North Korea sharply raised the stakes Sunday in its standoff with the rest of the world, detonating a powerful nuclear device that it claimed was a hydrogen bomb that could be attached to a missile capable of reaching the mainland United States.North Korea Says It Tested a Hydrogen …

China’s Military Trains for ‘Surprise Attack’ Days After North Korea’s Most Powerful Nuclear Test

China has conducted military drills in preparation for an attack just days after North Korea tested its most powerful nuclear weapon to date and the U.S. answered with its own live-fire exercises in the tense region. Soldiers were sent Tuesday from A Preemptive Strike on North Korea Could Be Disastrous. …

North Korea nuclear test may have been twice as strong as first thought

SEOUL — North Korea’s powerful nuclear test this month may have been even stronger than first reported, equivalent to roughly 17 times the strength of the bomb that destroyed Hiroshima, according to a new analysis by a U.S. monitoring think tank.North Korea’s Nuclear Weapons, Japan’s Bind

South Korea immediately calls for ‘toughest retaliation measures’ after North conducts another nuclear test

A man walks past a street monitor showing North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-Un in a news report about North Korea’s nuclear test, in Tokyo, Japan, September 3, 2017. South Korea was seeking “the toughest retaliation measures” after the North tested another …Seoul seeks strong response to North Korea’s 6th nuke test

South Korea detects radioactive material following North Korean nuclear test

Traces of radioactive material were detected in South Korea by the nation’s nuclear safety agency Friday, less than a week after North Korea conducted its most powerful nuclear test. South Korea’s Nuclear Safety and Security Commission discovered trace …The Ultimate Weapon or the Ultimate Mistake: Should America Have Dropped Nuclear Weapons …

North Korea’s nuclear test site at risk of imploding, Chinese scientist says

The single mountain under which North Korea most likely conducted its five most recent nuclear bomb tests could be at risk of collapsing, a Chinese scientist said. The team from the seismic and deep earth physics laboratory made the claim in a News Daily: North Korea and Hurricane Irma