Trump’s claim that Korea ‘really used to be a piece of China’

“He then went into the history of China and Korea. Not North Korea, Korea. And you know, you’re talking about thousands of years . . . and many wars. And Korea actually used to be a part of China. And after listening for 10 minutes, I realized that it’s not so easy.” — President Trump,… Continue reading Trump’s claim that Korea ‘really used to be a piece of China’

N. Korea Tells Lone Ally: ‘Back Off, Shut Up, Leave Us Alone’

North Korea is not a nation with a lot of partners. So when its state-run news organization seemed to lash out at key supporter China — claiming it was “moving to the tune of the U.S.” — it cocked eyebrows. The ties amongst Pyongyang and Beijing run profound, with the relationship portrayed by some previous… Continue reading N. Korea Tells Lone Ally: ‘Back Off, Shut Up, Leave Us Alone’