North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un stands alongside China's President Xi Jinping during a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on January 8. Photo: KCNA via KNS/AFP
Adam Cathcart
Opinion

Opinion

Adam Cathcart

Was Kim Jong-un’s China visit an economic lifeline for Dandong? Not quite, but there may still be a bridge to build

  • Adam Cathcart says Chinese hopes for development of northeastern provinces through North Korean cooperation were once too ambitious, but aren’t necessarily dead now

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North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un stands alongside China's President Xi Jinping during a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on January 8. Photo: KCNA via KNS/AFP
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