GEOG 128
Geography of International Affairs

Containing North Korea


Foreign policy/politics are unfolding at a very fast rate, such that previous stakeholder analyses do not always hold up to the quick-changing winds of the current US administration. Nonetheless, there have been key stakeholders on this issue that maintain relevance. The analysis below discusses China’s role in stabilizing Northeast Asia. Indeed, given Chinese President Xi Jinping’s recent reception of DPRK Leader Kim Jong-Un, it seems that China will maintain its prominent role in any upcoming negotiations, dialogues or discussions.

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A Sharper Choice on North Korea: Engaging China for a Stable Northeast Asia

Geopolitical Analysis Blog Post 4B

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