TITLE

As Kim Fades, China Cashes Out in North Korea

AUTHOR(S)
Barnett, Thomas P. M.
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
World Politics Review (Selective Content);4/26/2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Database
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the possible demise of the ruling of Kim Jong Il as the leader of North Korea. It mentions several indicators of Kim Jong Il's regime failure including his anointing of his son Kim Jong Un as his successor, starvation, and increase in communications traffic between the outside world and Hermit Kingdom. It adds that the great of Westerners lies on Chinese leader's move to compel Kim in saving Beijing by returning Six Party Talks on nuclear program in North Korea.
ACCESSION #
80213925

 

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