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N. Korea Nuclear Test Poses Sanctions Dilemma for Major Powers

By David Brunnstrom and Joel Schectman WASHINGTON, Jan 7 – U.S. presidential candidates and members of the U.S. Congress demanded more sanctions on North Korea on Wednesday after its latest nuclear test, but major powers will likely be reluctant to take the tough steps necessary to force Pyongyang to abandon its weapons program, former U.S.

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North Korea “Successfully Conducts” Nuclear Test

By Ju-min Park and Meeyoung Cho SEOUL, Jan 6 – North Korea said it had successfully conducted a test of a miniaturized hydrogen nuclear device on Wednesday morning, marking a significant advance in the isolated state’s strike capabilities and raising alarm bells in Japan and South Korea. The test, the fourth time North Korea has

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North Korea ‘Likely’ To Have Conducted Nuclear Test

SEOUL, Jan 6  – North Korea is “likely” to have conducted a nuclear test that caused an earthquake near a known testing site in the isolated country, South Korea’s meteorological agency said on Wednesday. The United States Geological Survey reported a 5.1 magnitude quake that South Korea said was 49 km (30 miles) from the

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