North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has once again traveled to Beijing, at the same time as the progress handelssamtaler between China and the united STATES in the chinese capital.
The north Korean leader and his wife Ri Sol-ju arrived in the city in an armored train on Tuesday – which is believed to be Kims 35 birthday.
Also North Korea's foreign minister Ri Yong-ho, secretary of defense En Kwang- "chol and atomforhandler Kim Yong-" chol is supposedly on your journey.
Visit happens in advance of a possible new summit between Kim Jong-un and U.s. president Donald Trump. North Korea's nuclear weapons will all the judging be a central theme when Kim Tuesday is expected to meet China's president Xi Jinping.FOURTH CHINA-VISIT OF ONE YEAR: Here is North Korean leader Kim Jong and his wife Ri Sol Ju at the departure from the capital Pyongyang, in a picture published by state media Monday. Photo: kcna over/Korea News Service/AP/NTB Scanpix. Show more
In addition, the progress this week a new round handelssamtaler between the united STATES and China in Beijing.Nuclear weapons
the Time of the Kims train ride is hardly a coincidence, says analysts. Both Kim and China's president Xi may have a desire to put pressure on the united STATES.
the united STATES and North Korea have tried to agree on nuclear disarmament on Koreahalvøya after the summit between Kim and Trump, last year. But the discussions in the aftermath of the summit has been slow going.
- Kim is keen to remind Trump-government that he has other diplomatic and economic possibilities than those of Washington and Seoul can offer, " says Harry Kazianis at the american tankesmia Center for the National Interest.
the U.s. government has announced that a new summit meeting between Trump and Kim can be held in the relatively near future.
A spokesman for South Korea's president Moon Ate-in said on Tuesday that the Kims visited in China will hopefully be a step in the direction of a new summit between he and Trump.Forhandlingskort
It is also possible that China hopes to use its influence on North Korea as a forhandlingsbrikke in handelskonflikten with the united STATES.
According to Kazianis is the time for the Kims Beijing-visit optimally seen from China's perspective.In the night went to North Korea-the alarm on the Basement. Experts are pointing at Kims atomfjell
- It clearly shows that Beijing has a North-Korea-cards that can be played if it is desirable, " he says.
Kim is scheduled to be in Beijing until Thursday. The two days long handelssamtalene between the united STATES and China ended on Tuesday, and the purpose is to get closer to a solution on handelskonflikten between countries.trade barriers
Same day handelssamtalene began, sailed an american naval ships in the vicinity of the disputed islands in the South China sea where China has built military facilities. China's government responded to the maneuver and urged the united STATES to contribute to a good atmosphere around the talks.
Trump wants to change the conditions for trade between the world's two most important economic powers such.
He has introduced new trade barriers in order to push China, and the parties have so far introduced new tariff rates on goods to a value of several hundred billion dollars.
It is believed that the conflict already has had a significant impact on the countries ' economy and contributed to the sharp fall on world stock exchanges in recent months.
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