North Korea's 2009 Nuclear Test: Containment, Monitoring, Implications

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This report discusses the implications of North Korea's May 25, 2009, underground nuclear test, related issues such as the the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT), containment of radioactive materials, and other concerns for Congress, such as improving nuclear monitoring capability.

Creator(s): Medalia, Jonathan
Location(s): North Korea
Creation Date: November 24, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Medalia, Jonathan

Specialist in Nuclear Weapons Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: November 24, 2010
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North Korea
Description:

This report discusses the implications of North Korea's May 25, 2009, underground nuclear test, related issues such as the the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT), containment of radioactive materials, and other concerns for Congress, such as improving nuclear monitoring capability.

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38 pages.

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