China-Korea Relations: Managing Relations amidst Power Transitions

Synder, Scott; See-won Byun
September 2012
Comparative Connections: A Triannual E-Journal on East Asian Bil;Sep2012, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p93
Academic Journal
The article discusses relations between China and Korea as of September 2012. It reports resumption of senior-level dialogue between North Korea and China following the official meeting between North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-un and Chinese Communist Party (CCP) International Department head Wang Jiarui. China reportedly expressed concerns regarding improving alliance between the U.S. and South Korea particularly with regard to regional security, defense cooperation, and military capacity.


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