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Despicable meddling

By Jong Phil

At the time when inter-Korean relations have taken a turn for the better due to the DPRK's overture and positive measures Chinese media outlets are playing up imprudent arguments of some experts as if vying with the US and Japan, seriously spoiling the atmosphere of the inter-Korean feast.

An assistant fellow at the Institute of Asia-Pacific and World Strategy of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, a senior fellow of the Chinese Institute of International Studies and others argued that the DPRK calculated to show a sign of its opening and improve the international image through the south Korea visit of the president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly, the international community expects the DPRK would show more sincerity and concessions in the issue of denuclearization if it really wants to promote detente in the Korean peninsula and, if not, it is difficult for it to achieve the purpose, and the thaw in the north-south relationship without deal…