North Korea has developed miniaturized nuclear warhead that can be installed on an Intercontinental ballistic missile. On Tuesday, August 8, the newspaper the Washington Post.
The newspaper refers to the document of the Pentagon from July 28, which displays data on the military capabilities of Pyongyang. Washington analysts believe that the DPRK in a short time become full-fledged nuclear power.
Some experts believe that the number of North Korean nuclear warheads above the value 60 of the shells mentioned in the Pentagon. A number of analysts indicates that this number may be somewhat inflated.
Earlier Tuesday, the North Korean military has said it is ready to launch a missile attack on a U.S. air force base on the island of GUAM located in the Pacific ocean, as soon as the decision to take the head of the DPRK Kim Jong-UN. Such a statement is a reaction of Pyongyang to the words of the President of the United States Donald trump that Washington will respond to the DPRK’s “fire and rage” in that case, if North Korea’s actions threaten America.
In the night of Tuesday, North Korea threatened to take “physical actions” in response to the adoption by the UN Security Council in respect of new sanctions. In addition, Pyongyang called the new UN security Council resolution a “terrorist act”. Previously, North Korea has rejected “concocted by the US and hostile forces” document as violating the sovereignty of the DPRK.
On 5 August the UN security Council adopted a resolution toughening sanctions against Pyongyang. Now North Korea is prohibited from exporting coal, iron, lead, and seafood. Accounts of the Bank for foreign trade of the DPRK frozen North Korean vessels that violated UN resolutions, denied entry to the ports of all States.