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N. Korea Accused of 'Nuclear Brinkmanship'

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N. Korea Accused of 'Nuclear Brinkmanship'

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N. Korea Accused of 'Nuclear Brinkmanship'

N. Korea Accused of 'Nuclear Brinkmanship'

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The International Atomic Energy Agency says North Korea has moved nuclear fuel rods into a building housing a reactor sealed eight years ago by agreement with the United States. The plant could make weapons-grade plutonium. The White House is weighing its options. NPR's Michele Kelemen reports.

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