Activity Continues at Uranium-Enrichment Plant at North Korea’s Yongbyon Facility

National Interest Magazine

“The Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Centre is a sprawling campus that primarily serves a military mission -- producing fissile material for North Korea's nuclear weapons. Its construction began in 1961, after North Korea reached two nuclear agreements with the Soviet Union,” Melissa Hanham, a nuclear expert at One Earth Future, told the BBC.

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