North Korea Reports First Nuclear Test U.S. and South Korean intelligence detected a seismic event at a suspected nuclear test site in North Korea, the White House reports, a few hours after North Korea claimed it had conducted an underground nuclear test.
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North Korea Reports First Nuclear Test

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North Korea Reports First Nuclear Test

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North Korea Reports First Nuclear Test

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U.S. and South Korean intelligence detected a seismic event at a suspected nuclear test site in North Korea, the White House reports, a few hours after North Korea claimed it had conducted an underground nuclear test.