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Chinese city on the border with North Korea struggles under the weight of UN economic sanctions

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
ost of North Korea's trade passes through the northeast Chinese city of Dandong, which has seen business slow to a trickle in the wake of restrictions imposed over the isolated nation's nuclear program.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.