In North Korea has resumed plutonium reactor – American intelligence

Specialists in North Korea has resumed plutonium reactor at Yongbyon.

This is reported on Tuesday 9 February the Western media with reference to statements of the Director of national intelligence James Clapper, reports «Interfax-Ukraine».

According to him, due to the reactor North Korea for a few months or even weeks can create plutonium stocks.

North Korea promised to restart the plutonium reactor work in Jobname in 2013. In September 2013 U.S. experts, after examining satellite imagery, suggested that the reactor was still running, although the DPRK officially has not announced the resumption of its work.

In early April 2013, North Korea announced plans to resume operation of the reactor in the nuclear center in Yongbyon, shut down in October 2007 under the agreement in the six-party talks.

In the center of Yongbyon, built in 1986, in addition to the reactor of 5 MW, there is a facility for uranium enrichment. During the year, the drill can get enough materials for making one fighting the nuclear charge.




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