December 19, 2013
Can North Korea Grow Up?
William Pesek, JoongAng Daily
The Associated Press
Tamping down risks on the Korean Peninsula would help win China the bigger say it craves at the International Monetary Fund, Asian Development Bank and other global institutions. North Korea’s stability is indeed critical to China’s rise - just not in the way leaders like Hu and Xi seem to think.
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