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At a time while chinese language coverage makers seem to be rethinking China's traditionally shut alliance courting with North Korea, this quantity gathers a various selection of unique essays via a few of China's best specialists on North Korea and China's North Korea coverage.

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Art_id=102091&method=detail. 35. 36. As to the latter cause, Agence France-Presse quoted this author as follows: “Mr. Shi said China’s backing for the resolution—it has a veto at the Security Council—was a signal it wants closer ties to Washington as it seeks a rapprochement amid a simmering territorial row with Japan. Last week the US secretary of state, Hillary Clinton, issued a veiled warning to Beijing not to challenge Japan’s control of the East China Sea islands that Tokyo calls Senkaku, but which are known as Diaoyu in China.

22. 23. pagewanted=all&_r=0. org/content/china-north-korea-ties-hit-rough -weather. See also Keith B. html. pagewanted=all. In contrast, this author was quoted by a media outlet at the time, arguing that Kim Jong-un would act in ways very similar to his father, cautioning that similar agreements had been reached and then broken when Kim Jong-il was alive. html. The following interpretation is plausible but not so convincing: “‘Kim Jong-un doesn’t have much to show to his people, except launching a satellite,’ said Koh Yu-hwan, a North Korea specialist at Dongguk University in Seoul.

25. 26. 27. 28. 33 of a group of Internet sites that rely on defectors and their sources within North Korea) quoted Mr. Kim (Jong-un) as saying. ’” (Sang-hun, “North Korea Removes Its Army Chief from All His Posts”) See also “N. Korea Shuts Down Military-controlled Investment Firm,” Chosun Ilbo, August 6, 2012. ” (Li, “Chaoxian Qingzhu Jiefang Zhanzh ēng Shengli 59 Zhounian bu Wang Zhongguo Renmin Zhiyuan”) Ralph A. Cossa, “North Korea Regime Change,” PacNet 90, December 16, 2013. “North Korea Officially Declared Charges against Jang Sung-taek” (in Chinese), New China Network, September 9, 2013.

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