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Ambassador Liu Makes a Visit to Rason, North Korea

The Chinese-North Korean relationship is hardly in full comradely bloom, but neither is it in a state of total breakdown and acrimony. Rason, the port/SEZ in the extreme northeast of the DPRK and a relatively short drive from China and its Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture, is a good case in point. 177 more words

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Stephan Haggard's Comment on Sinuiju SEZs

Stephan Haggard is frequently described as one of the top North Korea analysts in the United States; his breadth of interest, range of expertise, and command of massive amounts of data, along with his keen analytical eye all serve to confirm his standing in the research community.   443 more words

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On BBC re: Xi Jinping in Seoul

This morning I spoke with Dan Damon of the BBC World Service. We talked about Xi Jinping in Seoul, Chinese-North Korean business ties, Russians in Pyongyang, denuclearization, and if China is fundamentally changing its North Korea policy. 16 more words

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