N. Korea likely to conduct 6th nuclear test in early April: report

SEOUL, March 30 (PNA/Kyodo) -- North Korea is likely to conduct a nuclear test, its sixth overall, in the first week of April, a Seoul newspaper reported Thursday.

"We have intelligence that North Korea may conduct its sixth nuclear test in the first week of April and are in the process of confirming this," a South Korean military intelligence source said in a report by the Korea JoongAng Daily.

Later Thursday, a Foreign Ministry spokesman warned North Korea to expect stern retaliation should it defy international warnings and proceed with nuclear or missile tests. (PNA/Kyodo)

Source: Philippines News Agency