Pyongyang has invited international media to witness the destruction of Punggye-ri test site.
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Nuclear material might be buried, but accessible enough to be dug up and reused in a weapon. And even if all the testing tunnels are destroyed, North Korean engineers could simply dig a new one if they want to conduct another nuclear test.Disarmament experts have raised many such scenarios after North Korea said over the weekend that it would use explosives to collapse the tunnels of its Punggye-ri nuclear test site next week.Recent reports indicate that some areas of the Punggye-ri test site have become unstable after the latest and largest nuclear test in September.The United States, meanwhile, detonated at least 828 nuclear bombs underground at its Nevada Test Site.The site remains open, although no U.S. nuclear tests have been carried out since 1992 .
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