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1. 2015-08-24 South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions Panmunjom, South Korea
2. 2015-08-22 North and South Korea hold talks amid tension Panmunjom, South Korea
D. 2015-08-20 North Korea orders troops on war footing North Korea
E. 2015-08-20 South Korea evacuation after shelling on western border Yeoncheon, South Korea
F. 2015-08-09 South Korea blames North for DMZ mine blast DMZ, South Korea
2015-05-12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed' North Korea
H. 2015-03-01 N Korea opens fire as drills start Nampo, North Korea
8. 2014-11-19 North Korea responds to UN with nuclear test threat North Korea
9. 2014-10-14 Koreas 'hold top military talks' Panmunjom, North Korea

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North Korea orders troops on war footing   South Korea evacuation after shelling on western border Map of Yeoncheon South Korea  South Korea has ordered the evacuation of residents from an area of its western border after an exchange of fire with North Korea, reports say North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports
  South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions Map of Panmunjom South Korea
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  South Korea: South has agreed to halt cross-border propaganda broadcasts as part of a deal with North Korea to defuse tension after recent confrontations
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2015 2015
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Weapons of Mass Destruction
2015 2015
Weapons of Mass Destruction
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2015 2015
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2014
Koreas 'hold top military talks'
Kim Jong-un?s absence fuels speculation abou...
North, South Korea exchange fire across disp...
Koreas 'hold top military talks'
Kim Jong-un?s absence fuels speculation abou...
North Korea test-fires 'ballistic' missiles
Weapons of Mass Destruction
2014 2014
Weapons of Mass Destruction
North Korea test-fires 'ballistic' missiles
2013
Cuban arms on seized N Korean ship
N Korea 'fires short-range missiles'
North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
South Korea raises alert level
Report: N. Korea moving missile to coast
North Korea confirms nuclear test
North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
South Korea raises alert level
N Korea in 'state of war' with South
North Korea confirms nuclear test
N Korea 'fires short-range missiles'
Report: N. Korea moving missile to coast
N Korea 'readies rocket force'
U.S. to beef up missile defense against Nort...
North Korea 'preparing nuclear test'
North Korea confirms nuclear test
Missile Test
2013 2013
Missile Test
2012
North Korea carries out controversial rock...
North Korea military head removed
North Korea launches rocket
North Korea military head removed
North Korea carries out controversial rock...
North Korea launches rocket
Weapons of Mass Destruction
2012 2012
Weapons of Mass Destruction
North Korea carries out controversial rock...
North Korea launches rocket
2010
Artillery fire on Korea border
North Korea 'holds Southern boat'
N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
N Koreans 'ready for sacred war'
N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
Missiles
2010 2010
Missiles
Weapons of Mass Destruction
2010 2010
Weapons of Mass Destruction
Missile Test
2010 2010
Missile Test
2009
North Korea test-fires more missiles
N. Korea ship may be carrying weapons
N. Korea fires short-range missiles
N Korea threatens military action
N. Korea conducted second nuclear test
N. Korea launches rocket
N Korea threatens military action
North Korea tears up agreements
North Korea test-fires more missiles
N. Korea fires short-range missiles
N. Korea launches rocket
N. Korea conducted second nuclear test
North Korea test-fires more missiles
N. Korea fires short-range missiles
2008
Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
Missiles
2008 2008
Missiles
Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
Missile Test
2008 2008
Missile Test
2007
N Korea 'closes nuclear reactor'
Atomic inspectors can return
N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament
Atomic inspectors can return
N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament
Missiles
2007 2007
Missiles
N Korea 'closes nuclear reactor'
N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament
Missile Test
2007 2007
Missile Test
2006
N. Korea may planning 2nd nuclear test
Evidence of radioactivity from N. Korea
North Korea claims nuclear test
North Korea tests long-range missile
Outcry over N Korea missile test
Outcry over N Korea missile test
North Korea tests long-range missile
N. Korea fires missiles
N. Korea may planning 2nd nuclear test
Evidence of radioactivity from N. Korea
North Korea claims nuclear test
Outcry over N Korea missile test
North Korea tests long-range missile
2005
N. Korea apparently tests missile
N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
N. Korea apparently tests missile
N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
N. Korea apparently tests missile
2003
Enough plutonium to make 6 nukes
N. Korean jets intercept U.S. plane
N. Korea pulls out of nuclear treaty
Politics
2003 2003
Politics
N. Korea test fires missile
Enough plutonium to make 6 nukes
N. Korea pulls out of nuclear treaty
N. Korea test fires missile
2002
Nuclear inspectors expelled
N. Korea to reactivate nuke plants
Politics
2002 2002
Politics
Scud missile ship seized
Nuclear inspectors expelled
N. Korea to reactivate nuke plants
Missile Test
2002 2002
Missile Test

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  South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions Map of Panmunjom South Korea


August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug. 24
  South Korea: South has agreed to halt cross-border propaganda broadcasts as part of a deal with North Korea to defuse tension after recent confrontations
Aug. 22 North and South Korea hold talks amid tension Aug. 20     North Korea orders troops on war footing  Kim Jong-un has ordered his frontline troops to be on a war footing, state media says, after an exchange of fire with the South across the b...     South Korea evacuation after shelling on western border Map of Yeoncheon South Korea
  South Korea has ordered the evacuation of residents from an area of its western border after an exchange of fire with North Korea, reports say
Aug. 9 South Korea blames North for DMZ mine blast

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'
  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports


March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.1 N Korea opens fire as drills start


year 2014 Top ^



November 2014 ... more > Top ^
Nov.19  North Korea responds to UN with nuclear test threat

October 2014 ... more > Top ^
Oct.14 Koreas 'hold top military talks'
Oct.9   Kim Jong-un’s absence fuels speculation about health, coup  North Korea's mysterious leader Kim Jong-un has not been seen in public for 34 days, sparking a wide range of speculation

August 2014 ... more > Top ^
Aug.13  North Korea fires projectiles as Pope lands in Seoul

July 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jul.28  UN blacklists North Korea arms ship operator

June 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jun.28  North Korea 'test-fires missiles'

April 2014 ... more > Top ^
Apr.28 North Korea holds live-fire drill


March 2014 ... more > Top ^
Mar.30   North, South Korea exchange fire across disputed western sea border   South Korean Marines fired artillery shells across a disputed sea border after North shells from a live fire drill fell into the water south... Mar.25 North Korea test-fires 'ballistic' missiles
Mar.16  North Korea fires short-range rockets Mar.2  NKorea fires 2 more suspected missiles

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.20  North Korea threatens to 'strike South Korea mercilessly' Sep.16  South Korea shoots dead a man trying to swim to North Aug.13  U.N. inspectors set to look over North Korean shipment Jul.16   Cuban arms on seized N Korean ship    Panama: Panama authorities discovered military equipment hidden inside a North Korean-flagged ship that originated in Cuba May.20  North Korea fires more projectiles May.18 N Korea 'fires short-range missiles'
May.3  Pentagon outlines North Korea threat Apr.17  Obama casts doubt on N. Korea missiles Apr.11  US urges China to rein in N Korea Apr.9 South Korea raises alert level  U.S.: N. Korea could test fire at any time   North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
  The top U.S. commander in the Pacific called North Korean violations of Security Council resolutions 'a clear and direct threat to U.S. national security'.    UN chief Ban Ki-moon warns the Korea...
Apr.7 North Korea 'preparing nuclear test'
. South Korea Apr.6  US test delayed over Korea tension Apr.5  US plays down North Korea threat Apr.4     Report: N. Korea moving missile to coast   South Korea's foreign minister says the North has moved a mid-range missile to its east coast, but says it is not aimed at the US mainland Apr.3  US boosts defences amid Korea threat Apr.2  US 'will defend self and S Korea' Apr.1  'No extra' N Korea military activity  North Korea boosts nuclear programme Mar.29 N Korea in 'state of war' with South
  North Korea has said it is entering a 'state of war' with South Korea in its latest escalation of rhetoric against its southern neighbour and the US
Mar.28 N Korea 'readies rocket force' Mar.15 U.S. to beef up missile defense against North Korea. Washington Feb.11   North Korea confirms nuclear test   Pyongyang said the underground test involved a 'miniaturised' nuclear device and was carried out in a 'safe and perfect manner'  Seismic activity amid nuclear test concerns Jan.23  North Korea 'plans nuclear test'

year 2012 Top ^

Dec.13  North Koreans mark rocket success Dec.12  North Korea rocket launch condemned Dec.11   North Korea carries out controversial rocket launch   North Korea surprised and angered the international community by launching a long-range rocket just days after suggesting it would be delaye... Jul.17  North Korea's Kim named marshal Jul.15 North Korea military head removed
Apr.13 Allies condemn North Korea launch Apr.12     North Korea launches rocket   Defying warnings from the international community, a long-range rocket launched, but it broke apart before escaping the earth's atmosphere Feb.29  North Korea approves nuclear curbs

year 2011 Top ^

Feb.7  N. and S. Korea to begin military talks

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.23 N Koreans 'ready for sacred war'
Nov.24  N. Korea warns of new attacks Nov.23  S. Korea leader calls for 'retaliation' Nov.22   Artillery fire on Korea border Map of island of Yeonpyeong South Korea  South Korea: North Korea has fired artillery shells across its western maritime border, prompting return fire from South Korea Oct.29 North Korea, South Korea exchange shots Aug.8 North Korea 'holds Southern boat' Jul.14  N Korea in talks with UN Command May.19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship. South Korea Mar.26 South Korean navy ship sinking near North Map of Baengnyeong Island South Korea  104 crew members are on board the 1,500-ton ship in the Yellow Sea off the Seoul-controlled island of Baengnyeong, near North Korea

year 2009 Top ^

Nov.9  Two Koreas' navies in skirmish Jul.3  North Korea test-fires more missiles Jun.18  N. Korea ship may be carrying weapons May.26 N Korea threatens military action
  N. Korea fires short-range missiles  North Korea fired two short-range missiles from its east coast -- a day after conducting a nuclear test May.25     N. Korea conducted second nuclear test   North Korea announces that it has conducted a second successful nuclear test at an underground facility near Kilchu Apr.14  N Korea orders UN inspectors out Apr.4   N. Korea launches rocket  North Korea launched a long-range rocket in what U.S. and South Korean officials deemed a provocative act; the payload remains unclear Apr.2  N. Korea warns against targeting rocket Mar.26  U.S. Navy deploys as N. K. readies rocket Mar.9  N. Kor. Warns against satellite interception Mar.5  S Korea diverts jets over threats Feb.23  North Korea 'plans rocket launch' Jan.29  North Korea tears up agreements

year 2008 Top ^

Oct.28  North Korea will turn South into 'debris' Oct.1  Two Koreas end brief military talks Jul.4  Musharraf accused of N. Korea nuke deal Apr.24 Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
Mar.27  N. Korea 'test-fires missiles'

year 2007 Top ^

Jul.15  U.N.: N. Korea reactor shut down Jul.14 N Korea 'closes nuclear reactor'
Jun.16 Atomic inspectors can return Feb.13 N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament. Beijing

year 2006 Top ^

Oct.17  N. Korea may planning 2nd nuclear test Oct.13  Evidence of radioactivity from N. Korea Oct.9     North Korea claims nuclear test
  Official Korean Central News Agency: North Korea claimed it has performed a successful nuclear test Oct.6  Shots fired amid Korean tension Jul.5  N Korea vows more missile tests  Outcry over N Korea missile test Jul.4   North Korea tests long-range missile  North Korea also fired 5 shorter-range rockets. The closely watched long-range test failed within a minute Jun.19  US warns N Korea off missile test Mar.8  N. Korea fires missiles

year 2005 Top ^

May.1  N. Korea apparently tests missile Feb.19  N. Korea 'rejects nuclear talks' Feb.9   N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks  North Korea publicly admitted for the first time that it has nuclear weapons and suspending participation in talks

year 2004 Top ^

Jan.9  US team visits key site

year 2003 Top ^

Oct.1  N Korea 'boosts nuclear arsenal' Jul.15 Enough plutonium to make 6 nukes
Apr.18  N. Korea 'reprocessing fuel rods' Mar.3  N. Korean jets intercept U.S. plane Feb.26  N. Korea restarts nuke reactor Feb.24  N. Korea test fires missile Feb.12  CIA: North Korea missile could reach U.S. Feb.6  N. Korea issues war warning Feb.5  N. Korea restarts nuke plant Jan.11  N. Korea 'may resume missile tests' Jan.9 N. Korea pulls out of nuclear treaty Jan.3  S Korea offers to mediate over North

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.27 Nuclear inspectors expelled
Dec.25  Nuke fuel rods moved Dec.21  N Korea removes nuclear monitors Dec.16  N. Korea: Only treaty will prevent war Dec.12 N. Korea to reactivate nuke plants Dec.10 Scud missile ship seized. Yemen Oct.16  North Korea admits it has nuke program Jun.28  Korean ship battle kills four
before year 2000
Jun. 27, 1950     U.S. intervenes in Korean War
  South Korea: The Security Council recommending to provide military assistance to the Republic of Korea. Truman ordered U.S. forces to help South Korea Jun. 25, 1950   Korean War began
  The conflict escalated into open warfare when North Korean forces—supported by the Soviet Union and China—invaded


  Cuban arms on seized N Korean ship    Panama: Panama authorities discovered military equipment hidden inside a North Korean-flagged ship that originated in Cuba   North Korea orders troops on war footing  Kim Jong-un has ordered his frontline troops to be on a war footing, state media says, after an exchange of fire with the South across the b...   North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'




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2003
Mar.3  N. Korean jets intercept U.S. plane




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2014
Jul.28  UN blacklists North Korea arms ship operator
2013
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2009
Jun.18  N. Korea ship may be carrying weapons




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2013
Dec.20  North Korea threatens to 'strike South Korea mercilessly'
May.3  Pentagon outlines North Korea threat
Apr.9
  The top U.S. commander in the Pacific called North Korean violations of Security Council resolutions 'a clear and direct threat to U.S. national security'.    UN chief Ban Ki-moon warns the Korea...
Apr.5  US plays down North Korea threat Apr.2  US 'will defend self and S Korea' 2010 Nov.23  S. Korea leader calls for 'retaliation' 2009 Jan.29  North Korea tears up agreements 2003 Feb.6  N. Korea issues war warning 1950 Jun. 27, 1950   U.S. intervenes in Korean War  South Korea: The Security Council recommending to provide military assistance to the Republic of Korea. Truman ordered U.S. forces to help South Korea



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2015 Aug. 20   South Korea evacuation after shelling on western border
Map of Yeoncheon South Korea
  South Korea has ordered the evacuation of residents from an area of its western border after an exchange of fire with North Korea, reports say
Aug. 9 South Korea blames North for DMZ mine blast 2014 Mar.30 North, South Korea exchange fire across disputed western sea border   South Korean Marines fired artillery shells across a disputed sea border after North shells from a live fire drill fell into the water south... 2013 Sep.16  South Korea shoots dead a man trying to swim to North 2010 Nov.22 Artillery fire on Korea border Map of island of Yeonpyeong South Korea  South Korea: North Korea has fired artillery shells across its western maritime border, prompting return fire from South Korea Oct.29 North Korea, South Korea exchange shots 2006 Oct.6  Shots fired amid Korean tension



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2014 Apr.28 North Korea holds live-fire drill
2009 Mar.9  N. Kor. Warns against satellite interception Mar.5  S Korea diverts jets over threats



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2015 Aug. 24   South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions
Map of Panmunjom South Korea
  South Korea: South has agreed to halt cross-border propaganda broadcasts as part of a deal with North Korea to defuse tension after recent confrontations
Aug. 22 North and South Korea hold talks amid tension 2014 Oct.14 Koreas 'hold top military talks' 2013 Apr.11  US urges China to rein in N Korea Apr.6  US test delayed over Korea tension 2012 Feb.29  North Korea approves nuclear curbs 2011 Feb.7  N. and S. Korea to begin military talks 2010 Jul.14  N Korea in talks with UN Command 2008 Oct.1  Two Koreas end brief military talks 2007 Jun.16 Atomic inspectors can return 2003 Jan.3  S Korea offers to mediate over North 2002 Dec.16  N. Korea: Only treaty will prevent war



North Korea, War & Army Navy Timeline ... See World Navy timeline Top ^
2010 Aug.8 North Korea 'holds Southern boat'
May.19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship. South Korea Mar.26 South Korean navy ship sinking near North Map of Baengnyeong Island South Korea  104 crew members are on board the 1,500-ton ship in the Yellow Sea off the Seoul-controlled island of Baengnyeong, near North Korea 2009 Nov.9  Two Koreas' navies in skirmish Mar.26  U.S. Navy deploys as N. K. readies rocket 2002 Jun.28  Korean ship battle kills four



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2014 Oct.9   Kim Jong-un’s absence fuels speculation about health, coup  North Korea's mysterious leader Kim Jong-un has not been seen in public for 34 days, sparking a wide range of speculation



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2015 May.12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'
  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports
2012 Jul.17  North Korea's Kim named marshal Jul.15 North Korea military head removed




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2015 Mar.1 N Korea opens fire as drills start
2014 Aug.13  North Korea fires projectiles as Pope lands in Seoul Jun.28  North Korea 'test-fires missiles' Mar.25 North Korea test-fires 'ballistic' missiles Mar.16  North Korea fires short-range rockets Mar.2  NKorea fires 2 more suspected missiles 2013 May.20  North Korea fires more projectiles May.18 N Korea 'fires short-range missiles' Apr.17  Obama casts doubt on N. Korea missiles Apr.9  U.S.: N. Korea could test fire at any time Apr.4   Report: N. Korea moving missile to coast   South Korea's foreign minister says the North has moved a mid-range missile to its east coast, but says it is not aimed at the US mainland Apr.3  US boosts defences amid Korea threat Mar.28 N Korea 'readies rocket force' Mar.15 U.S. to beef up missile defense against North Korea. Washington 2012 Dec.13  North Koreans mark rocket success Dec.12  North Korea rocket launch condemned Dec.11 North Korea carries out controversial rocket launch   North Korea surprised and angered the international community by launching a long-range rocket just days after suggesting it would be delaye... Apr.13 Allies condemn North Korea launch Apr.12   North Korea launches rocket   Defying warnings from the international community, a long-range rocket launched, but it broke apart before escaping the earth's atmosphere 2009 Jul.3  North Korea test-fires more missiles May.26 N. Korea fires short-range missiles  North Korea fired two short-range missiles from its east coast -- a day after conducting a nuclear test Apr.4 N. Korea launches rocket  North Korea launched a long-range rocket in what U.S. and South Korean officials deemed a provocative act; the payload remains unclear Apr.2  N. Korea warns against targeting rocket Feb.23  North Korea 'plans rocket launch' 2008 Mar.27  N. Korea 'test-fires missiles' 2006 Jul.5  N Korea vows more missile tests Jul.5  Outcry over N Korea missile test Jul.4 North Korea tests long-range missile  North Korea also fired 5 shorter-range rockets. The closely watched long-range test failed within a minute Jun.19  US warns N Korea off missile test Mar.8  N. Korea fires missiles 2005 May.1  N. Korea apparently tests missile 2003 Feb.24  N. Korea test fires missile Feb.12  CIA: North Korea missile could reach U.S. Jan.11  N. Korea 'may resume missile tests' 2002 Dec.10 Scud missile ship seized. Yemen



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2013 Aug.13  U.N. inspectors set to look over North Korean shipment 2009 Apr.14  N Korea orders UN inspectors out 2007 Jul.15  U.N.: N. Korea reactor shut down 2004 Jan.9  US team visits key site



North Korea, War & Army Weapons of Mass Destruction Timeline ... See World Weapons of Mass Destruction timeline Top ^
2014 Nov.19  North Korea responds to UN with nuclear test threat 2013 Apr.7 North Korea 'preparing nuclear test'
. South Korea Apr.1  North Korea boosts nuclear programme Feb.11   North Korea confirms nuclear test   Pyongyang said the underground test involved a 'miniaturised' nuclear device and was carried out in a 'safe and perfect manner' Feb.11  Seismic activity amid nuclear test concerns Jan.23  North Korea 'plans nuclear test' 2009 May.25   N. Korea conducted second nuclear test   North Korea announces that it has conducted a second successful nuclear test at an underground facility near Kilchu 2008 Jul.4  Musharraf accused of N. Korea nuke deal Apr.24 Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme' 2007 Jul.14 N Korea 'closes nuclear reactor' Feb.13 N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament. Beijing 2006 Oct.17  N. Korea may planning 2nd nuclear test Oct.13  Evidence of radioactivity from N. Korea Oct.9   North Korea claims nuclear test   Official Korean Central News Agency: North Korea claimed it has performed a successful nuclear test 2005 Feb.19  N. Korea 'rejects nuclear talks' Feb.9   N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks  North Korea publicly admitted for the first time that it has nuclear weapons and suspending participation in talks 2003 Oct.1  N Korea 'boosts nuclear arsenal' Jul.15 Enough plutonium to make 6 nukes Apr.18  N. Korea 'reprocessing fuel rods' Feb.26  N. Korea restarts nuke reactor Feb.5  N. Korea restarts nuke plant Jan.9 N. Korea pulls out of nuclear treaty 2002 Dec.27 Nuclear inspectors expelled Dec.25  Nuke fuel rods moved Dec.21  N Korea removes nuclear monitors Dec.12 N. Korea to reactivate nuke plants Oct.16  North Korea admits it has nuke program