TITLE

Featured Country

PUB. DATE
January 2015
SOURCE
Political Intelligence Briefing;1/11/2015, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the hydrogen bomb test by North Korea where many experts are disputing the claims and it is thought to be a threat to global security. It mentions that the bomb caused tremor in the region after the tests which was much less than what would have been caused by the bomb of claimed potency. It highlights that countries like the U.S., South Korea, Japan, Russia and China and United Nations Security Council have condemned the nuclear test.
ACCESSION #
112257078

 

Related Articles

  • Troubling Nuke test of North Korea. REYNOLDS, RODNEY // Day After;1/16/2016, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p46 

    The article reports that hydrogen bomb test by North Korea has violated United Nations Security Council (UNSC)'s resolutions despite of call all by the global community to cease such activities.

  • N. Korea Claims Hydrogen Bomb Test. PHILIPP, ELIZABETH // Arms Control Today;Jan/Feb2016, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p36 

    The article reports that the North Korean government announced on January 6, 2016 that it made a successful nuclear test in Punggye-ri, North Korea, where it claimed it was a hydrogen bomb explosion. Topics discussed include the test was confirmed by the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty...

  • Peacewatch.  // UN Chronicle;1998, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p46 

    Reports that the United Nations (UN) Security Council has demanded that India and Pakistan refrain from further nuclear tests and called upon all States to observe the provisions of the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty (CTBT). Resolution adopted by the Security Council against India and...

  • A BAPTISM BY FIRE. Weymouth, Lally // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);10/23/2006 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 148 Issue 17, p31 

    This article is about the problems facing United Nations Secretary-General-elect Ban Ki Moon. As the former foreign minister of South Korea, Ban speaks of his role in negotiations with North Korea and recommends bi-lateral talks with the U.S. He encourages North Korea to resume the Six-Party...

  • A BAPTISM BY FIRE. Weymouth, Lally // Newsweek;10/23/2006, Vol. 148 Issue 17, p41 

    This article is about the problems facing United Nations Secretary-General-elect Ban Ki Moon. As the former foreign minister of South Korea, Ban speaks of his role in negotiations with North Korea and recommends bi-lateral talks with the U.S. He encourages North Korea to resume the Six-Party...

  • A BAPTISM BY FIRE. Weymouth, Lally // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);10/23/2006 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 148 Issue 17, p29 

    This article is about the problems facing United Nations Secretary-General-elect Ban Ki Moon. As the former foreign minister of South Korea, Ban speaks of his role in negotiations with North Korea and recommends bi-lateral talks with the U.S. He encourages North Korea to resume the Six-Party...

  • UN resolution on India & Pakistan.  // Presidents & Prime Ministers;May/Jun98, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p6 

    Presents an excerpt from the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1172, on India and Pakistan. Concerns surrounding the nuclear tests conducted by India in 1998; Overview of the resolution.

  • NORTH KOREAN GOES NUCLEAR. Sanger, David E. // New York Times Upfront;11/3/2006, Vol. 139 Issue 5, p12 

    The article contemplates on the underground nuclear testing conducted by North Korea on October 9, 2006 in the mountains above the town of Kilju. According to some experts, the explosion was small for a nuclear blast, which could indicate that it was partially successful. The United Nations...

  • Inside China - What's really going on in Pyongyang? Hu Jintao wakes up and smells the kimchi. Lam, Willy // East-Asia-Intel Reports;6/3/2009, p6 

    The article reports that China is turning against North Korea in its attempt to develop nuclear and missile capacities, as they fear that it could hurt China as much as the U.S., Japan or South Korea. Immediately after the nuclear test on May 25, 2009, the Chinese Foreign Ministry had issued a...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics