North Korea has developed a hydrogen bomb, which can be used on an Intercontinental ballistic missile as a warhead. It is reported TASS with reference to the KCNA.
New bomb presented to leader Kim Jong Ynu during the inspection that he carried out at the Institute of nuclear research.
“The Supreme leader watched as a hydrogen bomb set in the IDB”, — stated in the message.
It is noted that the power of the charge can vary from “tens to hundreds of kilotons”. It is emphasized that components are manufactured in the country.
The situation on the Korean Peninsula remains tense. The international community requires the termination of Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programs, the UN security Council in connection with the tests repeatedly tightened sanctions.
In late August, South Korean President moon Jae-In demanded the military to develop a plan of attack in the event of armed conflict with the DPRK. According to him, the armed forces must be able to quickly go on the offensive if North Korea commits a provocation, “go to hell” or will make an attack on Seoul.
The DPRK on the night of August 29, launched a rocket which flew over Japan’s territory, fell in 1180 kilometers from the island of Hokkaido. Total flight distance was 2.7 thousand kilometers.