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North Korea Says Tested Nuclear Bomb, Can Miniaturize Arms

  • Test coincides with anniversary of country’s founding
  • Blast was as big as 10 kilotons, South Korea ministry says
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N. Korea Conducts Nuclear Test, S. Korean Equities Slide

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North Korea drew global condemnation after conducting its fifth nuclear test on Friday, the anniversary of the reclusive nation’s founding, and said it was now able to produce miniaturized nuclear arms.