Justin Hastings is a Senior Lecturer in International Relations and Comparative Politics in the Department of Government and International Relations at the University of Sydney, where he is also affiliated with the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre, the China Studies Centre, and Centre of International Security Studies.
Sanction busting, North Korea–style
China has cracked down on cross-border trade to win extra leverage over its neighbour.
New sanctions spark a China-North Korea diplomatic row
According to sources on the ground in northeastern China, the new sanctions appear to have set off a diplomatic row between Beijing and Pyongyang.