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North Korea's third nuclear test draws worldwide ire

North Korea says it successfully detonated a miniaturized nuclear device at a northeastern test site Tuesday, defying U.N. Security Council orders to shut down atomic activity or face more sanctions and international isolation.

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Feb. 12, 2013: South Korean passenger watches a news reporting about North Korea's nuclear test on a TV screen at the Seoul train station in Seoul, South Korea.
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Feb. 12, 2013: South Korean passenger watches a file news reporting about North Korea's nuclear test on a TV screen at the Seoul train station.
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Feb. 12, 2013: South Korean soldiers watch computer monitors after news reporting of nuclear test conducted by North Korea.
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Feb. 12, 2013: South Korean army soldiers patrol along the barbed-wire fence at the Imjingak Pavilion, near the demilitarized zone of Panmunjom, in Paju, South Korea.
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Feb. 12, 2013: South Korean army soldiers move during an exercise near the demilitarized zone of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea.
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Feb. 12, 2013: Activists from anti-North Korea civic group chant slogans during a rally against North Korea's nuclear test near the U.S. embassy in central Seoul.
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North Korea's third nuclear test draws worldwide ire

North Korea says it successfully detonated a miniaturized nuclear device at a northeastern test site Tuesday, defying U.N. Security Council orders to shut down atomic activity or face more sanctions and international isolation.

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