Current Events October 16, 2006. Modern World History Caitlin R. North Korea Tests Nuclear Weapon. North Korea announced last Monday that it tested a nuclear weapon The U.S. called on the United Nations Security Council to take swift, strong action
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IKONOS satellite image of the Yongbyon nuclear facility, located about 100 kms (62 miles) north of Pyongyang, taken August 13, 2002. [Reuters]
South Korean riot policemen stand guard during an anti-North Korean rally in Seoul October 9, 2006. [Reuters]
Mohammad Yunus talking to family
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A woman with a cell phone financed through Grameen Bank.
A North Korean soldier and his dog guard a Korean army installation near the North Korean town of Sinuiju, close to the Chinese border city of Dandong, October 9, 2006. [Reuters]