It is one step that increases the tension in the area. New nuclear weapons, smaller than normaldeveloped by the Pyongyang government. A smiling Kim Jong Un visited North Korea’s nuclear weapons facility where he proposed next to a powerful weapon called the Hwasan-31.
A visit that coincides with the call of the supreme leader increases the production of nuclear material suitable weapons, with which the arsenal of the country is to be loosened.
Smaller, but equally powerful nuclear warheads
Experts believe the images could indicate North Korea’s progress in miniaturizing nuclear warheads so powerful and small enough to launch intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of hitting the United States. Although these new nuclear warfare capabilities, they warn, could be deployed in a variety of short-range missiles.
Kim Jong Un has not only called for the production of nuclear-grade weapons to increase the country’s arsenal, but also wants them to be ready for power. to use at any time.
He said that the enemy is not the country’s nuclear forces, a specific state or group, but “nuclear war and destruction itself”, and that North Korea’s armament expansion plan was only for the defense of the country and regional peace. firmness
In addition, North Korea is among the most important weapons and the most serious weapon of the airline is an atomic drone submarine capable of generating radioactive tsunamis.
By 2017 Pyongyang could have 242 nuclear weapons
According to South Korean intelligence analyzes indicate that in 2017, the Kim Jong Un regime may have up to 242 nuclear weapons. The last time North Korea tested a nuclear bomb was in 2017. The test explosion at Punggye-ri had a force, or “yield,” of between 100 and 370 kilotons.