Xi Jinping (second from right) and his wife Peng Liyuan (right) with Kim Jong-un and his wife Ri Sol-ju at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Monday. Photo: AFP/KCNA via KNS

Kim Jong-un masterminded China visit even though the invitation came from Xi Jinping, North Korea says

Observers said China was just following protocol by sending an invitation to Kim after North Korea proposed the trip, and it showed China was still of use to Pyongyang

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Xi Jinping (second from right) and his wife Peng Liyuan (right) with Kim Jong-un and his wife Ri Sol-ju at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Monday. Photo: AFP/KCNA via KNS
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