TITLE

N. Korea Claims Hydrogen Bomb Test

AUTHOR(S)
PHILIPP, ELIZABETH
PUB. DATE
January 2016
SOURCE
Arms Control Today;Jan/Feb2016, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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 Organization due to detection of a seismic event near the test site, United Nations Security Council condemnation and response to the test, and skepticism of experts over the hydrogen bomb claim.
ACCESSION #
112867023

 

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