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Exclusive: North Korea tells
China of preparations for
fresh nuclear test - source

Reuters, by Benjamin Kang Lim

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Posted By:earlybird, 2/15/2013 6:27:28 PM

BEIJING - North Korea has told its key ally, China, that it is prepared to stage one or even two more nuclear tests this year in an effort to force the United States into diplomatic talks, said a source with direct knowledge of the message. Further tests could also be accompanied this year by another rocket launch, said the source, who has direct access to the top levels of government in both Beijing and Pyongyang.(Snip)"It´s all ready. A fourth and fifth nuclear test and a rocket launch could be conducted soon, possibly this year,"

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: gesundheit, 2/15/2013 7:25:37 PM     (No. 9178886)

It´s surprising what a 98-pound weakling the Peoples Republic of China is turning out to be.

No country wants a crazy dictator testing nuclear bombs and missiles just across its border. The term ´´testing´´ itself means that the devices haven´t been proven safe and effective yet, so accidents wouldn´t be surprising.

Of course, the Chinese are always looking for new ways to control their population, but a North Korean nuclear mistake involving a Chinese city is probably not something they would welcome.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 2/15/2013 7:36:48 PM     (No. 9178899)

Little baby boys always go crazy with their new toys.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/15/2013 8:21:43 PM     (No. 9178959)

Maybe baby il Jong should go ahead and do 5 nuclear tests. They are in N. Korea and blowing themselves up will save us the trouble.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Jubilationtcornpone, 2/15/2013 8:28:28 PM     (No. 9178971)

No worries. Jon Carry is on the case.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: quark, 2/15/2013 8:58:51 PM     (No. 9179013)

Ohhh, they are going to be really sorry. The New and Improved SOS will get angry or angrier and then . . . idk, what?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 2/16/2013 10:43:04 AM     (No. 9179910)

Don´t you dare try it , Norks. We´ll send John Kerry over to ´change your perception´ followed by his famous ´ change your calculation´ ! You´ve been warned.

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