• Underground nuclear weapons testing

    Underground nuclear testing is the test detonation of nuclear weapons that is performed underground. When the device being tested is buried at sufficient depth, the explosion may be contained, with no release of radioactive materials to the atmosphere.

  • September 2016 North Korean nuclear test

    September 2016 North Korean nuclear test

    The government of North Korea conducted a nuclear detonation on 9 September 2016, the fifth since 2006, at the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site, approximately 50 kilometres (30 miles) northwest of Kilju City in Kilju County.

  • Operation Flintlock (Nuclear test)

  • Operation Anvil (Nuclear test)

  • China's nuclear test series

  • 2017 North Korean nuclear test

    2017 North Korean nuclear test

    North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test on 3 September 2017, stating it had tested a thermonuclear weapon (hydrogen bomb).

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