A new study by American research institute Rand Corp urges the United States to negotiate a...
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by Sophie Beach | May 24, 2013
During this week’s visit to Beijing by a high-level North Korean envoy, President Xi Jinping reportedly urged North Korea to return to six-party talks over Pyongyang’s nuclear program. From the New York Times: In...
by Anne Henochowicz | Dec 8, 2012
In partnership with the China Copyright and Media blog, CDT is adding the “Beijing Internet...
by Melissa M. Chan | Mar 18, 2012
Despite China’s vow to repatriate North Korean defectors and attempt to support North Korea after the death of Kim Jong-il, North Korea’s plan to launch a long range missile has been a source of dispute. This is the first public...
by Melissa M. Chan | Dec 27, 2011
China’s Foreign Minister Zhang Zhijun and South Korean First Vice Foreign Minister Park Suk-hwan met in Seoul to discuss matters pertaining to peace and stability of the peninsula. After the death of leader Kim Jong-Il and...
by Sophie Beach | May 22, 2011
Reports surfaced last week that Kim Jong-un, son and heir apparent of Kim Jong-il, was visiting China. However, over the weekend, it was revealed that Kim the elder was in fact in China, on his third trip there in a year, and it...
by Paulina Hartono | Jun 17, 2010
From Foreign Policy and U.S. National Public Radio: For nearly a decade, the United States has attempted to invest Beijing with a sense of responsibility for solving the North Korea problem. As the country with the most at stake...
by Sophie Beach | May 6, 2010
Reuters reports on North Korean leader Kim Jong-il’s visit to China, where he met with President Hu Jintao and other top leaders: China’s Xinhua news agency said Kim, who arrived home on Friday, was given a warm...
by Sophie Beach | Apr 14, 2009
Xinhua reports on China’s response to the UN Security Council’s recent statement condemning North Korea’s missile launch, and Pyongyang’s subsequent threat to withdraw from the Six Party Talks: China on...
by dwang | Sep 23, 2008
Reuters reports on China’s cautious response to Pyongyang’s recent moves apparently aimed at restarting the Yongbyon nuclear complex: Monday, North Korea asked the U.N.’s nuclear watchdog to remove seals and...
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