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Wikileaks: China's plan for unified Korea

Senior Chinese officials believe the Korean peninsula should be reunified under Seoul's control, according to leaked classified US diplomatic cables.

The documents, published on the Wikileaks website, are said to have told an ex-South Korean minister that China placed little value on the North as a buffer state.

Steve Kingstone reports from Washington.

  • 30 Nov 2010