China-South Korea relations fray over missile system

South Korean stocks fell on reports that some Chinese tour operators are joining a boycott and stopping trips to the country. Tensions between Seoul and Beijing have risen over the deployment of a South Korean missile system.

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    South Korean stocks fell on reports that some Chinese tour operators are joining a boycott and stopping trips to the country.

    Tensions between Seoul and Beijing have risen over the deployment of a South Korean missile system.

    Beijing says the system is targeted at China, but Seoul says it is designed to prevent attacks from North Korea.

    Al Jazeera’s Adrian Brown reports from Beijing.


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