October 16, 2019
North Korea reported to have destroyed nuclear testing facility at Punggye-ri
In public spectacle for international press, DPRK said to have decommissioned major nuke test site
North Korea on Thursday dismantled its nuclear testing site at Punggye-ri, the Associated Press reported, in a public event attended by 30 international journalists.Further details on the demolition are expected in the next few hours, with initial reports from South Korean press pool members who attended the event saying its decommissioning began at 1100 and continued until 1617 local time.