The Foreign Desk

Explainer 3: What would happen if North Korea collapsed?

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17 February 2016

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Photo: Stefan Krasowski

Once again, tensions between the top brass in Pyongyang and Seoul are high. After North Korea’s decision to carry out a nuclear test and launch a test rocket earlier this year, its neighbour warned Kim Jong-un that he faces regime collapse. And yet, perversely, isn't that South Korea’s greatest fear?

17 February 2016

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