Satellite imagery suggests ‘rapid’ upgrades at North Korea nuclear site and uranium enrichment, says monitoring group

North Korea appears to be enriching uranium at its nuclear research site, where improvements have progressed at a “rapid pace” in recent months, a monitoring group said in a report on Wednesday, but the level of current operations at the facility remains unclear.
Analysis of satellite images by the group 38 North, which closely follows North Korea affairs, offered a snapshot of the Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Centre on June 21 – nine days after North Korean leader Kim…