China Can Prod North Korea into Nuclear Disarmament

Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a signing ceremony following the Russian-Chinese talks on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Russia September 11, 2018. Alexander Ryumin/TASS Host Photo Agency/Pool via REUTERS
October 2, 2018 Topic: Security Region: Asia Tags: North KoreaKim Jong UnNuclearWarTreaty

China Can Prod North Korea into Nuclear Disarmament

Peaceful denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula requires an "umbrella strategy."

Lyle J. Goldstein is research professor in the China Maritime Studies Institute (CMSI) at the United States Naval War College in Newport, RI. In addition to Chinese, he also speaks Russian and he is also an affiliate of the new Russia Maritime Studies Institute (RMSI) at Naval War College. You can reach him at [email protected]. The opinions in his columns are entirely his own and do not reflect the official assessments of the U.S. Navy or any other agency of the U.S. government.

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