North Korean students read newspaper coverage of their leader Kim Jong-un visiting Vietnam for a summit with US President Donald Trump, in Pyongyang in February. Photo: AFP

To see what drives North Korea and Kim Jong-un, set biases aside

  • North Korea may see denuclearisation of the peninsula in a very different way to the United States
  • It needs to be considered whether Pyongyang defaults on international financial commitments because of crippling US-led sanctions
Topic |   Korean peninsula

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North Korean students read newspaper coverage of their leader Kim Jong-un visiting Vietnam for a summit with US President Donald Trump, in Pyongyang in February. Photo: AFP
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