Howdy, Stranger!

It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!

CURRENT GLOBAL VISITORS (CLICK GLOBE)
D-FOX: PLEASE CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY

If you can read this message, please contact us immediately at the following email address:

thecomingcrisis@gmail.com

We'd like to communicate.

D-FOX

WELCOME TO CRISISFORUMS.ORG!
(1) Please swing by our "HELP CENTER" to view our forum rules prior to posting or commenting.
(2) Acknowledge that by commenting or posting, you take full responsibility for the content and message of the information you put forth, which does not necessarily reflect the opinions of this website.
(3) If you ever need assistance, simply contact one of the staff or send us an email and we'll be glad to help.

"North Korea is preparing for a massive nuclear test, tunneling since October"

Matt_ADMIN_Matt_ADMIN_ Administrator
edited March 21 in Daily News

A tunnel-digging project has been under way at North Korea's nuclear test site in Punggye-ri since October, the 38 North website at Johns Hopkins University said Friday, raising fears of another imminent nuclear test.

"The continued tunneling under Mt. Mantap... has the potential for allowing North Korea to support additional underground nuclear tests of significantly higher explosive yields, perhaps up to 282 kilotons," the website said. One kiloton is equivalent to 1,000 tons of TNT.

That suggests the North expects a bigger detonation than the five previous ones, which only yielded 1 to 12 kt.

The website came to the conclusion by comparing satellite images from October with those taken last month and found a growing mound of excavated dirt near the exit of a mine shaft in the northern part of the site.

SOURCE:

http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2017/03/13/2017031301256.html


-------------------
"...Say, 'GOD is sufficient for me.' In Him the trusters shall trust." (Quran 39:38)
Sign In or Register to comment.