Time to lean on China to control North Korea - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 23.11.10 | 14:33 (IST)

    "China is North Korea's most important ally; biggest trading partner; and main source of food, arms, and fuel. China has helped sustain Kim Jong-Il's regime and opposed harsh international economic sanctions in the hope of avoiding regime collapse and an uncontrolled influx of refugees across its eight-hundred-mile border with North Korea." cfr.org/publication/11097/chinanorth_korea_relationship.html The Chinese are not doing all they can. It is in their interest that their ally should not be so belligerent. Time to lean on China to bring about a regime change. Read more in the cited article by the Council of Foreign Relations

    from the article: North Korea shells South, killing 2 soldiers and prompting trade of fire
    First published 08:33 23.11.10 | Last updated 12:29 23.11.10
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