North Korea's nuclear test ready 'soon'

April 24, 2012 09:19

BEIJING - North Korea has almost completed preparations for a third nuclear test and has the capacity to carry it out "soon," a source with close ties to Pyongyang and Beijing told Reuters.

"Soon. Preparations are almost complete," the source said when asked whether North Korea was planning to undertake a nuclear test.The source has correctly predicted events in the past, telling Reuters about North Korea's first nuclear test in 2006 days before it took place.

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