The Defense Department remains unconvinced that North Korea now possesses a medium-range nuclear weapon, but Pentagon leaders are still treating the claim as a viable threat.
Department spokesman Capt. Jeff Davis told reporters on Wednesday that department officials have yet to see any viable proof that Pyongyang has medium-range nuclear weapons in its arsenal.
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