News > News

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

26 days 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
Read more ...

 

North Korea says it has officially dismantled its nuclear test site

North Korea says it has officially dismantled its nuclear test site

26 days 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.
Read the full story
Read more ...

 

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

26 days 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...
Read more ...

 

North Korea 'destroys' nuclear test site as world's media watches

26 days 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.
Read more ...

 

'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

26 days 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
Read more ...

 

North Korea ‘blows up its nuclear test tunnels' to prove to Trump it's serious about peace

26 days 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...
Read more ...

 

Huge explosion at North Korea 'nuclear test site'

26 days 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.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   News      North Korea      World      US      UK      Media      Watch      Asia      Asia Pacific      World news      Nuclear weapons      Donald Trump      Home      Video      Life      Picture      Football      Apps      Celebrity      Destination      Americas      IPhone      World News  


Canada votes to legalise recreational cannabis use

Canada votes to legalise recreational cannabis use

Read more ...

Trump is about to walk into a minefield as Republicans scramble to figure...

Trump is about to walk into a minefield as Republicans scramble to figure out how to solve the immigration crisis

Senate Republicans held a closed-door meeting to hash out a legislative solution to the Trump administration's policy of separating asylum-seeking families at the US-Mexico... Read more ...

'Minor explosion' at Southgate underground station sparks mass evacuation

'Minor explosion' at Southgate underground station sparks mass evacuation

Read more ...

Trump's deputy chief of staff Joe Hagin to leave White House

Trump's deputy chief of staff Joe Hagin to leave White House

Hagin, the president's point-man on the nuclear summit with North Korea's dictator, made headlines for keeping Trump in the dark about key details negotiated in advance - so he... Read more ...

WATCH: Emergency services RUSH to LOCKDOWN Southgate tube station after...

WATCH: Emergency services RUSH to LOCKDOWN Southgate tube station after EXPLOSION

FOOTAGE has emerged of police and emergency services arriving on the scene after reports of a “suspicious package” at Southgate tube state. Read more ...

Peter Strzok - the controversial agent who sent texts about Trump - has been...

Peter Strzok - the controversial agent who sent texts about Trump - has been escorted from FBI headquarters

FBI agent Peter Strzok was escorted from FBI headquarters as part of internal proceedings involving him, his lawyer said in a statement. The proceedings likely have to do with... Read more ...

Labour to set Bank of England productivity target

Labour to set Bank of England productivity target

Read more ...

Why IS banned ex-FIFA boss Sepp Blatter at the World Cup?

Why IS banned ex-FIFA boss Sepp Blatter at the World Cup?

Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has defied a ban to attend World Cup matches and arrived in Moscow at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin. Read more ...

At least 2,000 children have been separated from their parents at the...

At least 2,000 children have been separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border - here's how to help

This spring, the Trump administration enacted what may be its most controversial immigration policy yet. The Department of Homeland Security is now enforcing "zero-tolerance... Read more ...

Donald Trump claims that Canadians are 'smuggling' shoes across the border...

Donald Trump claims that Canadians are 'smuggling' shoes across the border to avoid tariffs

On Tuesday, Donald Trump spoke at the National Federation of Independent Businesses about securing US borders. One of Trump's major concerns was Canadians , who he claims are... Read more ...