South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, center, holds the National Security Council (NSC) meeting regarding North Korea's nuclear test at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea

 

              South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, center, holds the National Security Council (NSC) meeting regarding North Korea
South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, center, holds the National Security Council (NSC) meeting regarding North Korea's nuclear test at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. North Korea said it successfully detonated a miniaturized nuclear device at a northeastern test site Tuesday, defying U.N. Security Council orders to shut down atomic activity or face more sanctions and international isolation. (AP Photo/Yonhap, Do Kwang-hwan) KOREA OUT