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North Korea TV reports nuclear test

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SEOUL, South Korea -

North Korean State Television announced on Sunday that the country has conducted a successful test of a hydrogen bomb that is meant to be loaded into an intercontinental ballistic missile.

The announcement came hours after Seoul and Tokyo detected unusual seismic activity at North Korea's nuclear test site.

The announcer said that the test came as an order from leader Kim Jong-un and was a "perfect success."

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