19 iunie 2019

Chinese leader hints at bigger role in NK issues


Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday voiced support for North Korea and its approach to denuclearization, fanning speculation that Beijing will take a more direct hand in North Korean issues. In an op-ed piece published in North Korea’s official newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, Wednesday -- a day before he begins a state visit to North Korea -- Xi highlighted China’s support for Pyongyang. Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un pose during their meeting in Beijing in [...]