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What does UNE stand for?

UNE stands for Underground Nuclear Explosion

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9 that it carried out a nuclear test is likely to be true because the United States said it detected small amounts of material that confirms the country conducted an underground nuclear explosion on that date and there are seismic waves that seem to relate to a nuclear test.
In the 1989 report The Contamination of Underground Nuclear Explosions, the congressional Office of Technology reported that since 1970, a total of 126 underground tests have resulted in 54,000 curies of radiation being vented into the atmosphere.
In the period until 1989, hundreds of atmospheric and underground nuclear explosions rocked the eastern region of Semipalatinsk, while a variety of biological weapons were unleashed on islands in the Aral Sea.