The Rise Of Nuclear North Korea


As a country that has been so politically and economically isolated from the rest of the world, how did North Korea become such a nuclear power threat?

Learn More:
Agreed Framework Between The United States of America And The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
“Delegations of the governments of the United States of America (U.S.) and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) held talks in Geneva from September 23 to October 21, 1994, to negotiate an overall resolution of the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula.”

Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT)
“The NPT aims to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons and weapons technology, to foster the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, and to further the goal of disarmament. The Treaty establishes a safeguards system under the responsibility of the IAEA, which also plays a central role under the Treaty in areas of technology transfer for peaceful purposes.”

North Korea And Weapons Of Mass Destruction
“The nuclear program can be traced back to about 1962, when North Korea committed itself to what it called “all-fortressization,” which was the beginning of the hyper militarized North Korea of today.”

Watch More:
Who Is Kim Jong-un?

Subscribe to TestTube Daily!


TestTube’s new daily show is committed to answering the smart, inquisitive questions we have about life, society, politics and anything else happening in the news. It’s a place where curiosity rules and together we’ll get a clearer understanding of this crazy world we live in.

Watch more TestTube:

Subscribe now!

TestTube on Twitter

Trace Dominguez on Twitter

TestTube on Facebook

TestTube on Google+

Download the New TestTube iOS app!