A North Korean soldier patrols the bank of the Yalu River which separates the North Korean town of Sinuiju from the Chinese border town of Dandong, northeast China's Liaoning province on April 26, 2014. AFP PHOTO
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A North Korean nuclear test within days "cannot be ruled out" analysts said Saturday, after new satellite imagery showed heightened activity at the test site.Pictures taken on Friday -- the first day of US President Barack Obama's visit to neighbouring South Korea -- show an increase in movement near one entrance to a tunnel.Analysis of satellite images taken on Wednesday and released by the US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University showed increased activity at the Punggye-ri test site.ISIS said higher resolution imagery, taken on Friday confirmed that analysis and suggested the preparations were continuing.North Korea has conducted three nuclear tests in 2006, 2009 and 2013, despite huge international pressure to halt its programme, and its activity is being keenly watched.
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