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Russia releases declassified video of largest-ever hydrogen bomb blast

August 28, 2020 6:06 pm

The once-classified documentary footage, titled ‘Top Secret: Test of a clean hydrogen bomb with a yield of 50 megatons’, shows how the bomb was built and carried to the testing centre before it caused the largest explosion on record — equal to 50 million tons of TNT.

South Korea resumes anti-North Korea propaganda broadcasts

January 08, 2016 9:50 am

The broadcasts will draw a furious response from North Korea, which considers them an act of psychological warfare.

North Korea H-bomb test: What the world is doing to counter the threat

January 07, 2016 1:14 pm

A look at how different countries and organisations have responded to North Korea's Hydrogen bomb test.

US, Japan, S Korea vow tough response to North Korea H-bomb test

January 07, 2016 12:22 pm

"All the three leaders reiterated their pledge to forge a united and strong international response to North Korea’s latest reckless behaviour," the White House said.

The dictator’s bang

January 07, 2016 12:03 am

A hydrogen bomb would transform the nature of the threat North Korea poses.

N Korean nuclear test condemned as intolerable provocation

January 06, 2016 1:17 pm

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye called the test a "grave provocation" at an emergency meeting of the Country's National Security Council (NSC) convened immediately after the news broke.

North Korea successfully tests Hydrogen bomb, US vows appropriate response

January 06, 2016 11:22 am

"We will continue to protect and defend our allies in the region, including the Republic of Korea, and will respond appropriately to any and all North Korean provocations," said John Kirby.

'US H-bomb nearly went off in east coast in 1961'

September 22, 2013 1:56 am

The Guardian published the document Saturday.


Operation Ivy: When the US detonated a Hydrogen bomb in 1952

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

On this day in 1952, US detonated its first Hydrogen bomb in Operation Ivy. But it was publicly acknowledged only in 1954.