Pyongyang has fired 63 ballistic missiles this year, including eight intercontinental ballistic missiles. Photo: KCNA via AP
Pyongyang has fired 63 ballistic missiles this year, including eight intercontinental ballistic missiles. Photo: KCNA via AP

China and US officials meet over North Korea ballistic missile launches

  • Washington says special representatives from China and US discussed Pyongyang’s ‘increasingly destabilising and escalatory behaviour’
  • US understands proximity to both Russia and North Korea is China’s unique advantage, says professor

Pyongyang has fired 63 ballistic missiles this year, including eight intercontinental ballistic missiles. Photo: KCNA via AP
Pyongyang has fired 63 ballistic missiles this year, including eight intercontinental ballistic missiles. Photo: KCNA via AP
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