Third Time’s the Charm: North Korea’s Nuclear Explosion
Foreign Policy

Third Time’s the Charm: North Korea’s Nuclear Explosion

The US Geological Survey (USGS) reported a 5.1 magnitude quake on 12 February 2013 in Sungjibaegam, North Korea. No, this wasn’t an earthquake but a nuclear detonation. A third one, in fact, by the rogue nation of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. The regrettable nuclear test not only violates international law but also undermines … Continue reading