Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un made a clear statement of their friendship in Pyongyang. Photo: AFP
Edward Howell
Opinion

Opinion

Edward Howell

Was Xi Jinping’s state visit to North Korea a reminder to the US that ‘big brother’ is always watching?

  • Chinese president makes a big play of his close friendship with Kim Jong-un during two-day state visit to Pyongyang
  • Trip sends a strong message to Washington that when it comes to the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula, Beijing is still very much involved

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Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un made a clear statement of their friendship in Pyongyang. Photo: AFP
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