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Alexandre Mansourov, Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, December 2003.
- Task Force Report on PRC-DPRK Relations
January 9, 2003.
- A Test for Beijing: China and the North Korean Nuclear Quandary
Bates Gill and Andrew Thompson, Arms Control Today, May 2003
- China's Worsening North Korean Headache
Kosuke Takahashi, Asia Times, January 29, 2005
- Waiting Game
Scott Snyder, Pacific Forum CSIS, October 2004
- China and North Korea: From Comrades-In-Arms To Allies At Arms Length
Andrew Scobell, Strategic Studies Institute, March 2004
- China and the Korean Peninsula: Beijing’s Pyongyang Problem and Seoul Hope
Dr. Denny Roy, Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, January 2004
- Chinese Strategic Considerations and the Dilemma of North Korean Reform
Tom Hart, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, June 2001.