North Korea says it will suspend missile tests, close nuclear test site

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 23:02:48 GMT


North Korea says it will suspend nuclear and missile tests and shut down its nuclear test site, according to media reports citing North Korea's Korean Central News Agency early Saturday. The announcement comes days ahead of a scheduled summit meeting between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in. According to KCNA, Kim said that "under the proven condition of complete nuclear weapons, we no longer need any nuclear tests, mid-range and intercontinental ballistic rocket tests, and that the nuclear test site in northern area has also completed its mission."

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