09 Apr '12, 10am

North Korea highly likely to stage nuke test after missile launch, expert says:

North Korea highly likely to stage nuke test after missile launch, expert says:

Related Stars and Stripes coverage of conflict in Korea Baek Seung Ju, director of the Center for Security and Strategy for the Korea Institute for Defense Analyses, speaks to reporters on April 9, 2012, about North Korea's upcoming rocket launch. Ashley Rowland/Stars and Stripes SEOUL — It is highly likely that North Korea is preparing for an underground nuclear test in another apparent snub of the international community, a South Korean defense spokesman said. Satellite photos indicate the North appears to be preparing for a nuclear test, a Ministry of National Defense spokesman said Monday in a telephone interview, even though the communist nation has not announced plans to conduct one. The official, who spoke on the customary condition on anonymity, said images show a mound of dirt beside a tunnel — an indicator that the North may be digging a new tunnel that would pla...

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