(Corrects date of test in para 2 and 3 to Dec. 7 from Friday)
SEOUL, Dec 14 (Reuters) - North Korea said it had conducted another test at a satellite launch site on Friday to bolster its strategic nuclear deterrence, North Korean state media outlet KCNA reported on Saturday.
KCNA on Sunday said that North Korea had carried out a "very important" test on Dec. 7 at the Sohae satellite launch site, a rocket-testing ground that U.S. officials once said North Korea had promised to close.
That KCNA report called the event on Dec. 7 a "successful test of great significance" but did not specify what was tested.
(Reporting by Heekyong Yang. Editing by Gerry Doyle)
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