China extending, exploiting political, economic backing it extended to Kim Jong-Un regime

Jong-Heon, Lee
February 2012
East-Asia-Intel Reports;2/22/2012, p8
The article offers information on the support of China to Kim Jong-Un, leader of North Korea, who took over following the death of his father Kim Jong-il. It is mentioned that China is helping Kim Jong-Un in tracking down North Korean political asylum seekers in China. Also, China has gained the rights to build three piers in Rajin Port which will increase its presence in Pacific Ocean. China will built an airfield and a thermal power plant in the Rason special economic zone in North Korea.


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