February 15, 2013

On North Korea, It's All Up to Xi Jingping

JoongAng Daily, JoongAng Daily

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China, which accounts for 80 percent of Pyongyang's foreign trade, holds the key to determining the level of pain in the punishment. Without Beijing’s help, sanctions will prove ineffective given the porous borderline of the two "blood" allies.

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