North Korea's business ties with China

In the week China put a rover on the moon, its old ally is still struggling along at an ox cart’s pace.

    It has been two years since North Korea's Kim Jong Il's death.

    While the country is holding ceremonies to commemorate the late leader and celebrate Kim Jong Un's coming to power, Al Jazeera heads to China-North Korean border to see the stark deference between the neighbours and the trade between them.

    Al Jazeera's Rob McBride reports from Dandong.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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