North Korea may be about to detonate a nuclear bomb as the US has deployed its “nuke sniffer” spy plane. Nuclear explosion tracker Constant Phoenix has gone airborne amid the missile feud between US President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. War fears loom as 230 US jets and around 12,000 soldiers carry out drills on the Korean Peninsula. North Korea has warned the drill puts the world of the brink of

nuclear war, and warned it will not hide from conflict with the US. Constant Phoenix has been deployed in the region multiple times this year to monitor Kim. Dozens of missiles have been fired and a hydrogen bomb detonated by North Korea this year in its worsening feud with Trump.The spy plane often takes to the air when there are growing fears of a nuclear blast – earlier this year flying over Europe to investigate a radiation cloud. READ MORE