February 11, 2013
North Korea 'Nuke Test' Or Earthquake?
h/t Steve Herman of @W7VOA
KMA: M5.0 tremor at 11:57:50 a.m. had epicenter located in country where #DPRK's Punggye-ri nuclear test complex is located. #nuclearHow rude of Kim Jong Unhung to do this the night before Bronco Bama's SOTU address. Now the speech writers gotta think up something or something about sanctions and stuff.
#ROK media: ROK-US Combined Forces raise alert status to WATCHCON. #Korea
South Korea's Yonhap news agency saying #DPRK notified #US and #China of test yesterday, meanwhile ROK military placed on alert
#Japan gov't confirms seismic activity detected in #DPRK just before noon and attempting to verify it caused by a nuclear device
NHK: #Japan PM Abe to convene at his office emergency meeting at 12:45 JST re possible #DPRK nuclear test
#ROK media quoting gov't officials in Seoul saying "high possibility" #DPRK conducted #nuclear test just before noon