South Korean peace activists shout slogans calling for the United States to lift sanctions on North Korea in Seoul on December 17. Photo: EPA

As Seoul loses faith in Trump’s approach on North Korea, China is poised to step in

  • With Kim Jong-un threatening a ‘Christmas surprise’, fears are mounting that distractions are getting in the way of US-led denuclearisation efforts
  • Absent leadership from Washington, China has been holding talks and calling for sanctions to be eased in an effort to maintain stability on the peninsula
Topic |   South Korea

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South Korean peace activists shout slogans calling for the United States to lift sanctions on North Korea in Seoul on December 17. Photo: EPA
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