Satellite image shows the area around the Nyongbyon nuclear facility in Nyongbyon North Korea April 30, 2012. (AP Photo/GeoEye)
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North Korea's reactor at its main nuclear site, capable of giving the isolated regime plutonium for nuclear weapons, may be operational again, the U.N. atomic watchdog said in a report seen by AFP Friday.The reactor is capable of giving North Korea, which has carried out three nuclear tests, six kilos of plutonium a year -- enough for one nuclear bomb, experts say.The North says the purpose is to produce low-enriched uranium for a new reactor it is constructing, but experts suspect that the real goal is weapons-grade uranium, an alternative to plutonium for a nuclear bomb.
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