North Korea’s state-news agency claimed early Wednesday that the country has successfully miniaturized nuclear warheads that are able to fit atop ballistic missiles.
The claim came a month after the Hermit Kingdom reported a successful nuclear test that again rattled the international community.
In new photos released by the state-run news service, leader Kim Jong Un is shown meeting with nuclear scientists and technicians while standing next to a purported warhead.
CNN reports that analysts say North Korea does not yet have the ability to launch a strike on U.S. soil, despite fears of the nation’s progress. Read more at CNN.