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US institute sees more proof of N.Korea reactor

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North Korea has clearly restarted an aging plutonium reactor which would help it boost its nuclear weapons program, a US think tank said Wednesday after analyzing new imagery. 

This Agust 6, 2012 satellite image provide by GeoEye shows the Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Centre in North Korea

The US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University, which last month reported signs that the Yongbyon reactor had resumed operation, said that more conclusive evidence emerged in the latest image.

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