North Korea Could Have Enough Uranium For 6 Nuclear Bombs By 2017, Experts Say

September 14, 2016 8:02 AM

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North Korea has an abundance of uranium reserves and has been working covertly for well over a decade on a project to enrich the material to weapons-grade level.

North Korea will have enough material for about 20 nuclear bombs by the end of this year, with ramped-up uranium enrichment facilities and an existing stockpile of plutonium, according to new assessments by weapons experts.

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