A Chinese woman poses in Korean clothing as trucks carrying Chinese-made goods cross into North Korea on the Sino-Korean Friendship Bridge at the border town of Dandong. Chinese tourism to North Korea is on the increase. Photo: AFP

Why Chinese tourists are flocking to North Korea

As a relaxation of travel restrictions draws inquisitive Chinese tourists to North Korea in ever greater numbers, can such visits bring the neighbours closer together?

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A Chinese woman poses in Korean clothing as trucks carrying Chinese-made goods cross into North Korea on the Sino-Korean Friendship Bridge at the border town of Dandong. Chinese tourism to North Korea is on the increase. Photo: AFP
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