TITLE

China defends its backing for North Korea by exploiting regime-collapse fears

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
East-Asia-Intel Reports;11/3/2010, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about declining health of North Korea's political leader, Kim Jong-Il which has made the U.S. intelligence agencies concerned about collapse of communist regime in Pyongyang, North Korea. It states that Kim Jong-Il has assigned his young and inexperienced son, Kim Jong-Un as his successor. It discusses that the fear of collapse has been the reason for China to refuse support United Nations sanctions on North Korea imposed after nuclear and missile tests.
ACCESSION #
55426688

 

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