April 27, 2012
America's Soft Line on China Arms Sales
Gordon Chang, Around Asia
On Friday, the New York Times revealed that the Obama administration is planning to relay to Beijing its concerns about the apparent sale by a Chinese enterprise of six missile-transport vehicles to North Korea. The eight-axle TELs (which stands for transporter-erector-launchers) were spotted in a Pyongyang military parade on April 15th, hauling what looked to be a new long-range missile.
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