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North Korea's Kim urges stronger war deterrent amid international concern about potential nuclear test

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered a strengthening of the country's defence capabilities. Kim presided over the three-day Enlarged Meeting of the 8th Central Military Commission. The meeting has been closely watched due to growing speculation that Pyongyang could conduct its first nuclear test in five years.
North Korea's Kim urges stronger war deterrent amid international concern about potential nuclear test
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Reuters

North Korea's Kim urges stronger war deterrent amid international concern about potential nuclear test

Kim Jong Un ordered a strengthening of defence capabilities as he wrapped up a key meeting with top officials, state media said, raising concerns about possible addition of tactical nuclear weapons.

5 days ago·United Kingdom
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South China Morning Post

North Korea approves ‘stronger war deterrent’ at key military meeting

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un wrapped up a key meeting with top military officials, amid growing speculation that Pyongyang could conduct its first nuclear test in five years.

5 days ago·Hong Kong
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Channel News Asia

North Korea's Kim urges stronger war deterrent amid international concern about potential nuclear test

SEOUL: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered a strengthening of the country's defence capabilities as he wrapped up a key meeting with top military officials, state media said on Friday (Jun 24), raising concerns about its possible addition of tactical nuclear weapons. The meeting has been closely watche

5 days ago·Singapore
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Sky News

North Korea: Kim Jong Un orders military boost to 'overwhelm any hostile forces'

There are fears the totalitarian state could launch its first nuclear test in years at "any time" after already firing a range of different missiles in 2022.

6 days ago·United Kingdom
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UPI

Kim Jong Un orders frontline 'war deterrent' amid mounting nuclear concerns

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called for boosting the country's "war deterrent," state media reported Friday, amid a planned reshuffling of frontline units that has raised nuclear concerns.

5 days ago·Washington, United States
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Al Jazeera

Kim, N Korea military approve plans to strengthen ‘war deterrent’

Analysts say North Korean announcements could indicate plans to deploy tactical nuclear weapons to frontlines.

5 days ago·Qatar
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