Kim Jong-un may be putting on a show of agreeing to denuclearisation efforts to lift sanctions and ease international pressure on North Korea. llustration: Craig Stephens

Why Kim Jong-un’s promise of a nuclear-free North Korea should not be trusted

Deng Yuwen says Kim has rightly calculated that he needed to make some concessions to ease international pressure on his regime, but he will never totally give up the nuclear programme that North Korea has invested so much in

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Kim Jong-un may be putting on a show of agreeing to denuclearisation efforts to lift sanctions and ease international pressure on North Korea. llustration: Craig Stephens
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