Ever since the debut of Pyongyang's nuclear warhead, a fog of war shrouded over the Korean peninsula, so alarming and dramatic the situation, that some panicked over a second Korean War or even a third world war. Even after the latest test launch over Japan, the only thing escalating...
As Donald Trump presses China to 'de-escalate the Korean nuclear crisis', its worsening situation naturally led to him remarking China's apparent lack of influence over its allies. Similar to most comments from Trump, it is absurd to suggest that China holds no sway in North Korea while the former...
The Sino-north-Korean alliance is found upon the Sino-North Korean Mutual Aid and Cooperation Friendship Treaty, yet, the latter's ambiguity betrays a sense of unwieldiness of the former. Upon further scrutiny, the Treaty is far less of a direct military alliance and expecting China’s military to come to Pyongyang’s aid...