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The rice shown in the above picture is imported from China. When asked about the cost, the vendors reply in Chinese currency. (Taken by Asia Press on October 2013)

N.Korean People lament, “We’ll be done if Chinese enforce the sanctions”

International society is raising the voice to impose more severe sanctions on North Korea as they performed 4th nuclear test and hinted on launching a satellite rocket launching in the coming weeks.
It is said that around 90% of international trade of North Korea is made with China. How much does China have influence on the everyday life of ordinary North Koreans? We contacted couple of reporting partners in North Korea on the end of January…