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Opinion: A Chinese contingency plan for the collapse of North Korea’s government would aim to give China a key role in the reunification of the Korean peninsula

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
Ideally, China will credibly commit to mobilizing enough troops so that the U.S. need for a large troop presence is eliminated, and instead the main thrust of stabilization operations are performed by Chinese and South Korean troops, with only limited roles played by both the United States and Russia," writes Travis Lindsay.
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.