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Key North Korean nuclear reactor has been shut down for months: IAEA

03 March, 2019 11:31 pm 11:31 pm

VIENNA (Reuters) – The nuclear reactor that is believed to have supplied much of the plutonium for North Korea’s nuclear weapons appears to have been shut down for the past three months, the UN atomic watchdog IAEA said on Monday, without suggesting why. The 5-megawatt reactor is part of North Korea’s Yongbyon nuclear complex, the … Read More