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A North Korean official has apparently told Chinese authorities that the communist state is planning to conduct a third nuclear test in the coming week, a news report said Saturday.
"We've heard a North Korean official in Beijing told the Chinese side that the North planned to carry out a nuclear test between January 13-20," the Joongang Ilbo daily quoted an unidentified Seoul official as saying.
The commander of the U.S. Pacific Command says the U.S. may launch a surgical strike against missile bases and nuclear test sites in North Korea if it conducts a third nuclear test.
Originally posted by deessell
Let's put this into perspective. It's winter, it's very cold in Korea at the moment. There are sanctions on the country. There is very little coal or oil for heating.
They need some more 'Aid'.
This happens every winter. Threats work for them.