Think Tank Sees Signs North Korea Is Expanding Its Nuclear Weapons Work

While Washington is focused on Edward Snowden, Vladimir Putin, Egypt’s political unrest and Iran’s new president, what is North Korea up to? One Washington-based think tank believes the outlaw regime in Pyongyang is increasing its ability to enrich uranium, the key to its nuclear weapons program. “Recent satellite imagery of the Yongbyon nuclear complex in…

Source: White House Wanted to Keep DIA Finding on N.Korean Nukes Under Wraps

A Defense Intelligence Agency finding that North Korea possesses nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles was thrust into public by a senior U.S. House staff member who was merely doing his job, congressional sources say. In a new twist, a House source tells Defense News that a DIA congressional liaison told a senior House Armed Services Committee aide…

Poll: Obama Should Focus on Global Economy, Stopping Iranian and North Korean Nuke Efforts

Most American voters believe during his second term President Obama’s top global priorities should be focusing on the sluggish global economy, keeping Iran and North Korea from developing nuclear arms and ending the Afghanistan war, according to a new poll. Combating terrorism is less on voters’ minds than those issues, states the Better World Campaign…