October 17, 2019
Rodong Sinmun publishes rare travelogue hailing China’s Belt and Road Initiative
DPRK state media spotlights Beijing’s push for large-scale regional infrastructure development
North Korea’s Rodong Sinmun newspaper on Monday published a rare piece of travel reportage, describing a visit by two journalists to three Chinese cities and a detailed appraisal of Beijing’s so-called Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).Reporters from the daily newspaper, an organ of the ruling Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), visited Daqing and Harbin city in Heilongjiang Province and Hohhot