Musan Uranium Mine

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Last Updated: June 1, 2005
Other Name: 무산광산
Location: Musan-kun (무산군), North Hamgyŏng Province (함경북도), North Korea
Subordinate To: Ministry of Extractive Industries (채취공업성), Cabinet (내각)
Size: Unknown
Facility Status: Unknown

According to South Korean National Intelligence Service, there is a uranium mine in Musan-kun, North Hamgyŏng Province. However, its current status is unknown.

[1] ROK National Intelligence Service, "Pukhan'ŭi Uranium Kwang Kaebal Shilt'ae,"
[2] North Korea Yearbook 2002 (Seoul: Yonhap News Agency, 2001), p. 58.

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