China needs to rein in its suppliers to North Korean rocket manufacturing
N. Korea’s rockets are getting an important boost — from ChinaReining in these companies would also reduce the threat from Iran as well as North Korea. It is worth noting that Chinese rocket builders got a boost from the Clinton administration which gave them US technology.
Despite Beijing's public efforts to rein in North Korea’s provocative behavior, Chinese companies continue to act as enablers, supplying the isolated communist regime with technology and hardware that allow its missiles to take flight, according to current and former U.S. and U.N. officials and independent weapons experts.
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