August 09, 2020

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

John Petrushka

John Petrushka is a contributor based in Washington, D.C., and the creator of the NK Pro View from Jingshan column. He studied Asia and International Affairs at Georgetown University and George Washington University. His other research topics include transitional justice in North Korea.

Analysis

The View from Jingshan: Chinese media attack U.S., but Beijing’s position is less and less clear

Ahead of the Trump-Xi summit this week, Beijing struggles to assert itself while remaining diplomatic

John Petrushka April 3, 2017
Analysis

The View from Jingshan: China reacts to Kim Jong Nam death, missile test

Netizens and state media responded to North Korea with shock and outrage this month

John Petrushka March 2, 2017
Analysis

Great power rivalry: U.S.-China cooperation on North Korea in 2017

2017 will be a pivotal time for presidents Trump and Xi - but will the two countries clash or cooperate?

John Petrushka February 7, 2017
Analysis

The View from Jingshan: As THAAD seems inevitable, China pivots back to N. Korea

Attitudes are hardening towards Seoul, leading to a rapprochement with Pyongyang

John Petrushka February 2, 2017
Analysis

The View from Jingshan: China looks to 2017 and new sanctions regime

With Trump in the White House and uncertainty in Seoul, China could lead on North Korea

John Petrushka January 2, 2017
Analysis

The View from Jingshan: China reacts to Trump election, Park resignation

Observers welcome President-elect Trump's call for a summit with Kim Jong Un

John Petrushka December 7, 2016
Analysis

The View from Jingshan: Observer says North Korea “sold out” China to U.S.

Chinese media reacts to U.S.-DPRK secret meetings, Clapper "lost cause" admission

John Petrushka November 7, 2016
Analysis

The View from Jingshan: China reacts to North Korea’s nuke tests

Analysis of Chinese media shows PRC government increasingly permits criticism of Pyongyang

John Petrushka October 14, 2016