MOSCOW, may 15 — RIA Novosti. American 38North website, citing satellite images from may 7, argues that the DPRK has already begun the elimination of the nuclear test site, Pungere, the ceremony of which is scheduled for may 23-25.
“Satellite imagery from may 7 give strong evidence that the dismantling of the test site is already underway”, — the newspaper writes.
Recent commercial satellite imagery has provided definitive evidence that the #DPRK has begun dismantling the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Sitehttps://t.co/ILVR1hpmlw
— 38 North (@38NorthNK) may 14, 2018.
The portal claims that several buildings for operations support was demolished. Was dismantled the rails for trucks, designed for the mining industry. The images show also that several trucks overturned or demolished, the portal says.
Some of the more important buildings remained intact, including the two largest buildings — command center and the building of administrative support, reports the website. Also the entrances to the tunnels are still open. Likely, as the site says, this is due to the fact that at the closing ceremony of the polygon will be attended by foreign journalists, and it will include a “collapse all tunnels with explosions, closing of doorways to them.”
Earlier, North Korean Agency KCNA reported that the Central Committee of the workers ‘ party of Korea decided to hold the may 23-25, the closure of nuclear test site, Pungere. It is planned to completely destroy the entrance to the landfill and surrounding landfill sites.
With a site that displays all the scientists and security personnel. A test mine of the landfill will be blown up, then will be demolished all ground buildings — the building research Institute, guard posts and other objects.
According to the KCNA, citing North Korea’s foreign Ministry, the event will be journalists from South Korea, China, USA, UK and Russia.