N.Korea says it has developed advanced hydrogen bomb ready for ICBM

N.Korea says it has developed advanced hydrogen bomb ready for ICBM

N.Korea says it has developed advanced hydrogen bomb ready for ICBM

North Korean leader called the test a " to military operations directed at the US territory of Guam, and he said that his government would conduct more ballistic missile tests in the Pacific, according to North Korean state media.

North Korea has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the United States and has recently threatened to land missiles near the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam.

"All components of the H-bomb were homemade and all the processes. were put on the Juche basis, thus enabling the country to produce powerful nuclear weapons as many as it wants", KCNA quoted Kim as saying.

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Last week the North fired a missile over Japan, prompting Japanese officials to warn civilians in the northern part of the country to take necessary precautions.

North Korea fired a Hwasong-12 missile - reportedly capable of carrying a nuclear payload - that traveled almost 2,700 kilometers into the Pacific and triggered alert warnings as it flew over northern Japan. We see that North Korea aims tomorrow or the next day to have the rocket that can carry a nuclear warhead.

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The KCNA report made no mention of plans for a sixth nuclear test.

In January 2016, North Korea claimed it had successfully tested a hydrogen bomb. Outside experts said that it appeared to be a test of a boosted fission weapon, rather than an H-bomb.

Earthquakes triggered by North Korean nuclear tests have gradually increased in magnitude since Pyongyang's first test in 2006, indicating the isolated country is steadily improving the destructive power of its nuclear technology.

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