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  • ** FILE ** This photo combination of two satellite images made available by DigitalGlobe shows the Yongbyon nuclear complex in Yongbyon, North Korea, in an image taken on Sept. 29, 2010. The Washington-based Institute for Science and International Security said the image shows heavy construction and excavation equipment at the site and the construction of two small buildings. It estimated that North Korea was constructing a 25- to 30-megawatt light-water reactor. (AP Photo/DigitalGlobe)

    Scientist: N. Korea built uranium enriching facility

    In secret and with remarkable speed, North Korea has built a new, highly sophisticated facility to enrich uranium, according to an American nuclear scientist, raising fears that the North is ramping up its atomic program despite international pressure.

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