It spans many centuries.
The Chinese ruling powers are new. Kim Jong-un and his regency are also relatively new.
Nevertheless, we probably have better insights into what’s happening at the top in China than we do into what’s happening at the top in North Korea, an informational black hole from which very little light escapes but into which much enters, to be filtered, refracted, reflected and often misunderstood when it gets there.
There has been much speculation and I have certainly done at least my fair share .
Kim Jong-un is back
For a couple of weeks until very early on April 16th, Jim Jong-un had not appeared in public. I wondered whether he might…
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