UN agency confirms N. Korea reactor shutdown
"It's a good step in the right direction."
- Mohamed El-Baradei, IAEA head
Seoul, North Korea - The UN's nuclear watchdog confirmed Monday that North Korea has shut the reactor which produces bomb-making plutonium ...
The North announced Sunday it had closed the Yongbyon complex, its first step since 2002 towards ending a programme which culminated in an atomic bomb test last October.