U.S. report: China adopting a harder line on North Korea

June 2009
East-Asia-Intel Reports;6/3/2009, p5
The article reports that China's response to the recent North Korean nuclear test was the harshest and most direct criticism since the October 2006 nuclear test. The report produced by the Open Source Center, a U.S. government agency under the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, provides analysis of open-source materials. It has also suggested that China may be prepared to support tough United Nations (UN) Security Council sanctions against North Korea.


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