There are concerns a frustrated Kim Jong-un might step up his missile test programme in 2020. Photo: AFP There are concerns a frustrated Kim Jong-un might step up his missile test programme in 2020. Photo: AFP
There are concerns a frustrated Kim Jong-un might step up his missile test programme in 2020. Photo: AFP
Edward Howell
Opinion

Opinion

Edward Howell

Will China keeps its patience with North Korea in 2020?

  • Beijing has supported Pyongyang in its quarrels with the US but the relationship looks set to come under renewed pressure

There are concerns a frustrated Kim Jong-un might step up his missile test programme in 2020. Photo: AFP There are concerns a frustrated Kim Jong-un might step up his missile test programme in 2020. Photo: AFP
There are concerns a frustrated Kim Jong-un might step up his missile test programme in 2020. Photo: AFP
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Edward Howell

Edward Howell

Edward is an ESRC Scholar in International Relations at the University of Oxford, specialising in East Asia and the Korean Peninsula.