Tuesday, January 5, 2016

North Korea Tests Alleged Hydrogen Bomb

North Korea announced today that it has tested a hydrogen bomb.  There was a detection of a 5.1 magnitude earthquake in an area associated with previous nuclear weapons test by the North.  This would be the 4th nuclear test for them since 2006 and represents a major upgrade in capabilities if it is indeed an H-bomb. 

North Korea already has missiles capable of reaching the west coast of the United States of America.  It can be reasonably assumed that they have taken a step towards a long term goal of building a nuclear warhead small enough to fit onto a long range missile capable of striking North America.

This world is getting more and more dangerous all the time.

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