Analysis of the third kind
23 March 2017 03:58 (South Africa)

China says it is concerned about North Korea

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

After insinuations by US President Barack Obama at the weekend that China was "wilfully blind" to the risks of the brewing conflict on the Korean Peninsula, Beijing has come out and denied such claims. Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Qin Gang said that, on the contrary, China felt "even more direct and serious concerns" than the US, owing to its proximity to North Korea.
Read more: Reuters

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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