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  1. 'Spoiled child' strains relations

    Posted Dec 12th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ...'s adversaries- the United States, Japan, South Korea and, historically, Taiwan- Liu said it was in Beijing's utmost national interest to maintain regional stability. That means Beijing shares ... Cary Huang A small river can make a world of difference, and the icy Yalu River that divides Liaoning province in China's northeast from North Korea also separates prosperity from ...

  2. Puzzling over Kim Jong-il

    Posted Sep 08th 2003, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... nuclear weapons and may test them. Was anybody surprised? The United States insisted on the multilateral format, while North Korea said non-nuclear proliferation on the Korean peninsula ... Journalists waited outside the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing a week ago, anxious for news of a breakthrough in the six-party talks between the US, North Korea, China, Russia, ...

  3. Kim's visit is to get blessing for succession, diplomats say

    Posted Aug 28th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... it coincided with a visit to North Korea by former United States president Jimmy Carter to win the release of an imprisoned American. Liu said that the succession issue was of utmost important ... a satisfactory reply from Chinese leaders during the visit in May and is now seeking Beijing's clear-cut support for his plan to anoint Kim Jong-un before North Korea's ruling Workers' ...

  4. Between a rogue and a hyperpower

    Posted Dec 12th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... Michael Richardson The latest gambit from North Korea is a demand that the United States must offer specific incentives before it will agree to take part in a second round of six-party ... participants in talks, because all that North Korea promises in return is to 'freeze', not end, its nuclear activities. China has said repeatedly that it wants Korea to be free of nuclear ...

  5. The edge of disaster

    Posted Sep 24th 2008, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... treats all such information as a state secret. Dr Noland bases his assessment of the situation north of the 38th parallel on research in both China and South Korea, reports from aid agencies ... North Korea has had an almost Jekyll-and-Hyde approach to increasing trade, perhaps concerned that its own citizens might learn the true state of the world beyond their borders. There have been ...

  6. Break in the clouds over North Korea

    Posted Jun 30th 2004, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... step forward since the United States had hitherto insisted that North Korea completely, verifiably and irreversibly dismantle all its nuclear arms programmes before there would be any ... Aside from China, the US was counting heavily on its allies, Japan and South Korea, to support it in the six-party talks. But they both have recently worked to improve their relations with North ...

  7. Forgo the embargo on North Korea

    Posted Mar 01st 2004, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... The United States clearly has weapons of mass destruction, and uses them, while North Korea's erratic diplomacy has bought the embargoed and impoverished state survival time, by keeping America ... want a peaceful solution towards a non-nuclear Korean peninsula. This time, South Korea came up with a sensible 'three-step' proposal. First, North Korea commits to destroying its ...

  8. Not all rogue nations are the same

    Posted Jul 30th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... relations as Libya has proved by actions that it has given up weapons of mass destruction, renounced terrorism and actively supports the campaign against al-Qaeda. North Korea wants US recognition, ... Michael Richardson Negotiations to make the Korean Peninsula permanently free of nuclear weapons are due to resume in Beijing in September. China, the United States, Japan, Russia, ...

  9. Hitting where it hurts- in the pocket

    Posted Jun 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... bomb. At the United Nations in New York, Security Council envoys representing the United States, China and Russia are working with South Korea and Japan to plot the most effective mutually ... state-sponsored crime, including counterfeiting and drug trafficking, saw Macau's monetary authorities freeze some US$25 million held in more than 50 North Korea accounts. The move sparked a run ...

  10. China must lead the way on North Korea

    Posted Oct 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Premier Wen Jiabao's maiden visit to North Korea was billed as a celebration of 60 years of diplomatic ties. It may have been that, but national security is clearly taking top billing. The visit seems to have breathed some life into the dormant negotiations on the country's nuclear programme; Kim Jong-il told Wen that North Korea might return to the table ...




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