The Duran has the article Angry China warns US on North Korea: back off and talk or risk disaster.
The People’s Daily then goes on to point out that it is US intransigence – specifically the US’s failure to abide by the agreements it reached with Pyongyang in the 1990s, and its refusal to negotiate with North Korea since then – which have brought the present situation about
It is fact that the DPRK missile and nuclear programs stalled during bilateral and multilateral talks, but multiplied over the past nine years since the six-party talks came to grinding halt, during which the United States sought to pressure and sanction Pyongyang.
Isn’t it ironic that we can only hear the other side of the story from Chinese and Russian media? We used to think that the Chinese and Soviet citizens were hampered by lack of access to truthful news. Now it seems that we are the ones who are being played the fools.
At least we have the internet until the corporate media gain control over it.