FAST FIVE: China Takes Responsibility For "Explosion" Near North Korean Border; Denies Nuclear Test Rumors
Reporters pointed out that the magnitude of the blast was much smaller than a nuclear test, and Chinese authorities have advised that this was not a nuclear test.
Would you throw egg on your guest's face and let him bathe in cesium right before said guest visits your home.
#BREAKING 'Suspected explosion' near China-North Korea border causes small quake: authorities pic.twitter.com/eajHDGKJF9 – AFP news agency (@AFP) June 17, 2019 Reports about a possible quake could turn out to be far more innocuous than they seem at first.
Reports of a quake from March turned out to be unconnected to any new nuclear tests.
It will further demonstrate special friendship between Beijing and Pyongyang, which is a strategic asset to both countries.