North Korea has made overtures to China to strengthen their ties, while not responding to US efforts to resume a relationship.  Photo: AFP North Korea has made overtures to China to strengthen their ties, while not responding to US efforts to resume a relationship.  Photo: AFP
North Korea has made overtures to China to strengthen their ties, while not responding to US efforts to resume a relationship. Photo: AFP
North Korea

North Korea seeks to strengthen its ties to China, even as it ignores US

  • Pyongyang’s new ambassador to China delivers pledge by Kim Jong-un to develop a relationship with Beijing that will be ‘envied by the world’
  • Exchange comes as White House says Pyongyang has not responded to overtures from new Biden administration

Topic |   North Korea
North Korea has made overtures to China to strengthen their ties, while not responding to US efforts to resume a relationship.  Photo: AFP North Korea has made overtures to China to strengthen their ties, while not responding to US efforts to resume a relationship.  Photo: AFP
North Korea has made overtures to China to strengthen their ties, while not responding to US efforts to resume a relationship. Photo: AFP
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