13 iunie 2018

The Trump-Kim Summit: Good News for China


When Kim Jong Un arrived in Singapore for his historic summit with U.S. President Donald Trump, the North Korean leader was riding in an Air China plane. As Washington Post reporter Anna Fifeld pointed out , the front page of Rodong Sinmum included an image of Kim embarking on the plane with the Chinese flag clearly visible on the aircraft body. It was a visual reminder that, though no Chinese officials took part in the summit, Beijing still loomed large. When Trump first agreed to meet with [...]