TITLE

CHINA AND THE KOREAN SITUATION: THE CHALLENGE OF PYONGYANG'S BRINKMANSHIP

AUTHOR(S)
Yu-shek Cheng, Joseph
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
East Asia: An International Quarterly;Winter2003, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the relations between China and North Korea after the end of the Cold War. Views of Chinese military strategist toward the Korean Peninsula; Views of Japanese military strategists to the Korean Peninsula; Reasons for the decline of the relations between China and North Korea during the early part of the 1990s; Reasons for the move of China to improve its relations with North Korea during the later part of the 1990s; Challenge facing China on how to deal with the admission by North Korea of its nuclear weapons program; Examination on how China calculates the balance of power in Northeast Asia; Stand of China on the reunification of North Korea and South Korea; Vulnerabilities of North Korea.
ACCESSION #
14751558

 

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