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North Korea blast twice 2009 size: nuclear agency (Reuters)

North Korea sends message with nuclear test: monitor (Reuters)

New York, 12 February 2013 - Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (UN)

N. Korea carries out apparent nuclear test (AFP)

Secretary-General's remarks at the Sorensen Distinguished Lecture on the United Nations at the Council on Foreign Relations [as prepared for delivery] (UN News)

(NK N-test) NK quake stems from 'explosion-like' characteristics: CTBTO (Yonhap)

North Korea apparently conducts third atomic test (AP)

North Korean seismic event shows "explosion-like characteristics": CTBTO (Reuters)

North Korea 'earthquake' amid nuclear test fears (BBC)

Seismic activity detected in North Korea (Deutsche Welle)

North Korea nuclear test suspected as magnitude 4.9 earthquake is recorded: US Geological Survey and South Korea register quake near site of underground facility (Guardian)

North Korea suspected of carrying out 3rd nuclear test (South China Morning Post)

S.Korea believes North conducted atomic test (The New Straits Times)

North Korea nuclear test suspected after unusual seismic activity (Washington Post)

North Korea Is Suspected of Conducting 3rd Nuclear Test (New York Times)

'Nuclear test' detected in North Korea (ABC Australia)

North Korea blast twice 2009 size: nuclear agency (Reuters)

North Korea sends message with nuclear test: monitor (Reuters)

Experts say North Korea nuclear test an 'important step towards weaponization' (Fox News)

N.Korea blast bigger than 2009 atom test –monitor (Manorama Online)

Global Community Condemns North Korea Nuclear Test (RIA Novosti)

Nordkorea provoziert die Welt [North Korea is provoking the world] (DPA, Stern)

VIDEO: North Korea confirms successful nuclear test – video (Guardian)

N. Korea may conduct additional nuclear test: Seoul spy agency (Yonhap)

(NK N-test) N. Korea's nuclear test reflects young leader's confidence (Yonhap)

North Korea Nuclear Test: Foreign Ministry Warns Of 'Second And Third Measures' (AP,Huffington Post)

N. Korean nuclear threat grows with 'smaller, more powerful' device (The Asahi Shimbun)

North Korea tells U.N. will never bow to nuclear resolutions, by Stephanie Nebehay (Reuters)

Russia urges North Korea to return to talks after nuclear test (Reuters)

China summons North Korea envoy, sternly protests nuclear test (Reuters)

India says North Korea nuclear test "of deep concern" (Reuters)

What does N. Korea's nuclear test reveal? By Giles Hewitt (AFP)

Test Seen as Push by Kim for Credibility, by Choe Sang-Hun (New York Times)

Nuclear test adds strain to North Korea’s relationship with China (Washington Post)

North Korea nuclear test analysis: a desperate and misguided negotiation tactic, by Julian Ryall (The Daily Telegraph)

Editorial: To avoid worsening the situation, North Korea must keep its promise on denuclearization[避免局势恶化需信守无核化承诺] (Xinhua)

Timing of North Korea's nuclear test follows long-established pattern, by Justin McCurry (Guardian)

DPRK nuclear test raises concerns on humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons (ICAN)