July 02, 2022

North Korea has been testing nuclear detonation device ‘for weeks’: ROK official

South Korea’s National Security Office says DPRK unlikely to conduct nuclear test in next couple of days

North Korea has been testing a nuclear detonation device “for weeks,” likely in preparation for a nuclear test, a top South Korean security official said Wednesday.

But Kim Tae-hyo, deputy director of the National Security Office (NSO), assessed that a nuclear test is not likely to take place in the next couple days.