A satellite image provide by GeoEye on August 22, 2012 shows the Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Centre in North Korea. Photo: AFP / GeoEye Satellite Image
A satellite image provide by GeoEye on August 22, 2012 shows the Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Centre in North Korea. Photo: AFP / GeoEye Satellite Image
North Korea

North Korea appears to have restarted nuclear reactor, UN atomic watchdog says

  • ‘The new indications of the operation of the 5MW (e) reactor … are deeply troubling,’ the International Atomic Energy Agency said
  • Since early July 2021, there have been indications, including the discharge of cooling water, consistent with the operation of the reactor, the IAEA said

Topic |   North Korea
A satellite image provide by GeoEye on August 22, 2012 shows the Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Centre in North Korea. Photo: AFP / GeoEye Satellite Image
A satellite image provide by GeoEye on August 22, 2012 shows the Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Centre in North Korea. Photo: AFP / GeoEye Satellite Image
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