Experts doubt N. Korea's claim of having miniaturized nukes

March 9, 2016 2:13 AM

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Experts immediately cast doubt on North Korea’s claim Wednesday that it has developed a nuclear bomb small enough to fit into a warhead while adding that even if the boast is true, the belligerent country probably still has a lot of work ahead to be able to deliver it effectively.

Pyongyang splashed the news via its two main mouthpieces, showing leader Kim Jong Un — looking chubbier than usual in a fur hat and long coat — inspecting the silver globe that purportedly contained the bomb with a missile, painted in green-and-brown camouflage, in the background.

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