Mini-Nuke Claim, Like Most From North Korea, Hard To Verify
North Korea said Wednesday it's long been able to miniaturize nuclear weapons, a key development in building an intercontinental ballistic missile.By Cliff Judy | May 20, 2015
It's been an eventful month for Kim Jong-un and North Korea, beginning with the Hermit Kingdom's claim it successfully launched a ballistic missile from a submarine.
Now, the DRPK is saying it can miniaturize its nuclear weapons — a key development in building a nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile. (Video via ODN)
State-run news agency KCNA posted this statement from North Korea's military Wednesday. Translated, a portion reads, "It is long since the DPRK's nuclear striking means have entered the stage of producing smaller nukes and diversifying them."