(KHNL) - South Koreas official news agencies are reporting that North Korea has performed a successful nuclear test.
A South Korean seismic monitoring center also confirms tremors felt at the time of North Koreas alleged nuclear test. They say they were not natural occurrences
This would be North Koreas first ever nuclear weapons test.
North Korea said last week it would conduct a nuclear test as part of its deterrent against a possible United States invasion.