According to North Korean media, the country has conducted the 5th nuclear tests of warheads that may be mounted on its missiles.
North Korean missiles may be equipped with nuclear warheads, the North Korea‘s Central News Agency (KCNA) reported on Friday, citing Pyongyang’s officials. According to the news agency, a nuclear test of the warheads was successfully held on September 9.
As KCNA reported, through tests, Pyongyang was able to assess the potential of nuclear power, as well as to specify the features of “standardized” nuclear warheads that may be installed on “strategic ballistic rockets.”
Earlier, on Friday morning, the South Korean Yonhap news agency reported that North Korea announced the success of the 5th nuclear test.