October 16, 2019
Washington and Pyongyang: Just Like Lips and Teeth?
Are U.S.-DPRK calls for peace and unification in the Korean Peninsula just lip service to maintain the status quo?
Mao Zedong's famous dictum that the Chinese and North Koreans are "like lips and teeth" may actually have been a little off the mark.  That's because the North Koreans are suspicious of the Chinese and the Chinese fret that they have no influence over the ungrateful North Koreans. Rather, the two who may really be like lips and teeth may, in fact, be the United States and the DPRK – two