Nuclear weapon

North Korea declares itself a nuclear weapons state, in 'irreversible' move

The new law enshrines Pyongyang's right to use preemptive nuclear strikes to protect itself

Originally Published: 09 SEP 22 02:22 ET Updated: 09 SEP 22 03:06 ET By Yoonjung Seo, Larry Register and Heather Chen, CNN (CNN) -- North Korea has passed a new law declaring itself a nuclear weapons state in a move…