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A glimmer of hope for North Korea in 2023

Residential houses and farmlands are seen on the banks of Yalu River in North Korean city of Manpo, Chagang province, 16 August 2014 (Photo: Reuters/Jacky Chen).

Author: Jamie Reilly, University of Sydney For the people of North Korea, 2022 was another difficult year. But as 2023 dawns, glimmers of hope are emerging as the country’s foreign trade with China and Russia begins to resume. Food security…

EU–China relations disintegrating on autopilot

Charles Michel, President of the European Council, meets Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, China, on 1 Dec 2022 (Photo: Reuters).

Author: Andrei Lungu, RISAP In early December 2022, President of the European Council Charles Michel travelled to Beijing for his first face-to-face meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping. The visit came after two events that epitomise the state of EU–China…