North Korea's Nuclear Push The U.S. eases sanctions on North Korea after Pyongyang agrees to hand over an accounting of its nuclear bomb-making abilities. Shortly afterward, the communist country destroys the cooling tower at its main reactor site. At left, North Korean leader Kim Jong Il in an October 2005 photo.
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North Korea's Nuclear Push

Pyongyang agrees to disclose its nuclear capabilities, prompting an easing in U.S. sanctions.