Chinese TV Airs 30 Minute Discussion of Satellite Launch

Chinese experts claim that political motives trumped military ones when it came to the surprise timing of yesterday's lauch.
December 13th, 2012
1

With North Korea’s satellite launch being a major talking point on TV stations worldwide, it’s no surprise that Chinese media was also part of the debate. Today’s CCTV4 edition of Focus Today (Jin Ri Guan Zhu) aired a 30-minute current affairs programme concerning the launch of the Kwangmyongsong-3 “satellite” which gives some insight into reaction

You have reached your limit of 5 free articles this month. Subscribe today for unlimited access. Prices start from just $2.88 per week
Existing users, please sign in here:
Remember Me

Recommended for You

N. Korean MiG-19 fighter jet crashes during training

N. Korean MiG-19 fighter jet crashes during training

A North Korean MiG-19 fighter jet crashed during a training exercise Tuesday, according to South Korean military officials. The crash occurred near Taetan Air Base in South Hwanghae Province during…

July 30th, 2014
3
U.S. House of Representatives passes North Korea sanctions bill

U.S. House of Representatives passes North Korea sanctions bill

The United States House of Representatives passed a bill  onMonday to improve the enforcement and application of sanctions against North Korea. H.R. 1771, also known as the North Korean Sanctions …

July 29th, 2014
0

About the Author

Chad O'Carroll

Chad O'Carroll founded NK News in 2010. He is based in Washington, D.C.

Join the discussion

  • $30288502

    Risa with Asia Union (AU) ..