April 17, 2019
Will Xi Jinping Visit North Korea This Year?
By Rongjie Lin
Whatever Xi decides, it will tell us a lot about the state of both China-North Korea and China-U.S. relations.
March 01, 2019
Why China Isn't Mourning the Collapse of the Trump-Kim Summit
By Shannon Tiezzi
Beijing remains upbeat even after an early end to the Hanoi summit, and for good reason.
February 28, 2019
From Pyongyang to Hanoi: Kim Jong Un’s Long March Through China
By Jin Kai
As Trump and Kim meet in Hanoi, don't forget about China's resurgent ties with North Korea and Vietnam.
January 23, 2019
Why Kim Jong Un Has Turned to “Tributary Diplomacy”
By Atsuhito Isozaki
Relations between North Korea and China are complex... and strategic.
January 14, 2019
When Will Xi Jinping Travel to North Korea?
By Ankit Panda
After a fourth visit by Kim to China, it’s Xi’s turn to travel to North Korea.
January 08, 2019
Kim Jong Un Makes Fourth Trip to China, At Xi Jinping’s Invitation
By Ankit Panda
The North Korean leader’s first trip overseas in 2019 is to China.
December 12, 2018
In China Visit, North Korea's Foreign Minister Says Pyongyang Committed To Denuclearization
By Christopher Bodeen, AP
The latest high-level exchange between China and North Korea again highlights stalled progress since the Trump-Kim summit.
December 03, 2018
Is North Korea Exerting 'Asymmetric Leverage' Over China?
By Corey Bell
What if Pyongyang is using nuclearization as a means to alter the terms of its relationship with China?
October 24, 2018
Why China and Russia are Keen for the Korean War to Officially End
By Michael Bosack
It is no secret that both China and Russia would prefer greater control over circumstances involving the Korean Peninsula.
October 11, 2018
The Risks of Kim's Diplomatic Double Game
By Magnus Lundström
Increased tensions in the South China Sea heightens the risks of Kim Jong Un’s diplomatic double game.
September 08, 2018
Xi Jinping and China-North Korea Relations
By Adam Cathcart
Xi Jinping is putting his stamp on all levels of the Chinese-North Korean relationship.
August 31, 2018
North Korea's 'Artistic' Way of Making Foreign Money: Art Sales
By Tae-jun Kang
Amid international sanctions, selling North Korean art is a creative way to bring in foreign currency.