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Sky News witnesses 'spectacular' explosions on North Korea 'nuclear site'

2 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

Sky News has witnessed the demolition and closure of what North Korea says is its nuclear weapons test site in Punggye-ri
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North Korea says it has officially dismantled its nuclear test site

North Korea says it has officially dismantled its nuclear test site

2 monthes ago   |   By Metro

North Korea has claimed it has dismantled its nuclear test site in Punggye-ri
North Korea has claimed it has dismantled its nuclear test site in front of a delegation of hand-picked foreign journalists.
The nation carried out a series of controlled explosions over several hours at their test site deep in the mountains of Punggye-ri.
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North Korea claims to have destroyed its nuclear test site in huge explosion before foreign media

North Korea claims to have destroyed its nuclear test site in huge explosion before foreign media

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Journalists witnessed a "huge explosion" at a mountain that used to be a major nuclear test site on Thursday.
North Korean officials blew up tunnels at Punggye-ri, where the country carried out an estimated six nuclear tests in the past.
A journalist described doors to a tunnel being "theatrically rigged" and a wooden cabin being blown to "smithereens."
The destruction is meant to be a show of good will from Kim Jong Un.
North Korea has claimed to have destroyed the Punggye-ri test site, which had been previously used for numerous nuclear tests.
Officials from Kim Jong Un's regime blew up...
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North Korea 'destroys' nuclear test site as world's media watches

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Pyongyang claims to have dismantled its only known nuclear test site, with journalists witnessing the explosions North Korea claims to have dismantled its only known nuclear test site, detonating explosives and collapsing its entrances in front of international television crews in a highly symbolic move.
Tom Cheshire, Asia correspondent for Sky News, who was one of the journalists invited to watch the demolition said: “We hiked up into the mountains and watched the detonation from about 500 metres away.
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'Huge explosion' as North Korea begins demolishing nuclear test site ahead of showdown talks with Donald Trump

'Huge explosion' as North Korea begins demolishing nuclear test site ahead of showdown talks with Donald Trump

2 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

Dictator Kim Jong-un has said he will shut down the nation's nuclear test site, Punggye-ri, ahead of a meeting with US President Donald Trump
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North Korea ‘blows up its nuclear test tunnels' to prove to Trump it's serious about peace

2 monthes ago   |   By The Irish Sun

NORTH Korea has claimed it has carried out the planned demolition of its Punggye-ri nuclear test site in the presence of foreign journalists today.
The destruction of the infamous site, which lies deep in the mountains of the rogue state's northeast, happened before leader Kim Jong-un's meeting with US President Donald Trump next month.
The planned closing was previously announced by Kim and has been seen as a welcome gesture by the dictator ahead of his Singapore summit with Trump.
Even so, it is not an irreversible move and would need to be followed by many more significant measures to...
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Huge explosion at North Korea 'nuclear test site'

2 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

Sky News has witnessed a huge explosion during what North Korea claims to be the destruction of its nuclear test site in Punggye-ri.
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