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North Korea’s Test Was not Hydrogen Bomb

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The White House challenged North Korea’s claim that it has tested a hydrogen bomb.

Representational image via youtube.com
Representational image via youtube.com

According to White House press secretary Josh Earnest, the U.S. analysis so far shows the test was not consistent with a hydrogen bomb. The United Nations Security Council issued a strong statement condemning North Korea’s test, saying it a clear threat to international peace and security. It has also accused North Korea has violated four existing U.N. resolutions. UN also repeated that it would begin immediately working on a new resolution that would broaden existing sanctions against North Korea.

Image via Getty Images
Image via Getty Images

 North Korea has tested nuclear weapons in 2006, 2009 and 2013.